I See Reality

Twelve Short Stories About Real Life

by Kristin Elizabeth Clark, Heather Demetrios, Grace Kendall, Stephen Emond, Patrick Flores-Scott, Faith Erin Hicks, Trisha Leaver, Kekla Magoon, Marcella Pixley, James Preller, Jason Schmidt, Jay Clark, Jordan Sonnenblick

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  • 9780374302580
  • 9780374302597

An anthology of twelve original short stories by top authors exploring real issues for real teens.

Through prose and comics alike, these heart-pounding short stories for young adults ask hard questions about a range of topics from sexuality and addiction to violence and immigration. Here is the perfect tool for starting tough discussions or simply as an introduction to realistic literary fiction. In turns funny, thought-provoking, and heartbreaking, I See Reality will resonate with today's teens long after the last page has been turned.

Contributing authors include Jay Clark, Kristin Clark, Heather Demetrios, Stephen Emond, Patrick Flores-Scott, Faith Hicks, Trisha Leaver, Kekla Magoon, Marcella Pixley, James Preller, Jason Schmidt, and Jordan Sonnenblick.

"These 12 stories manage to capture all of the laughter, tears, struggles, horrors and highlights of being a teenager and I loved every minute of it!" - TeenReads


  • Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR); January 2016
  • ISBN: 9780374302597
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  • Title: I See Reality
  • Author: Kristin Elizabeth Clark (contrib.); Heather Demetrios (contrib.); Grace Kendall (ed.); Stephen Emond (contrib.); Patrick Flores-Scott (contrib.); Faith Erin Hicks (contrib.); Trisha Leaver (contrib.); Kekla Magoon (contrib.); Marcella Pixley (contrib.); James Preller (contrib.); Jason Schmidt (contrib.); Jay Clark (contrib.); Jordan Sonnenblick (contrib.)
  • Imprint: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9780374302580
  • 9780374302597

In The Press

"An important collection for older teens." - Kirkus Reviews


About The Author

Contributing authors include Jay Clark, Kristin Clark, Heather Demetrios, Stephen Emond, Patrick Flores-Scott, Faith Hicks, Trisha Leaver, Kekla Magoon, Marcella Pixley, James Preller, Jason Schmidt, and Jordan Sonnenblick. The compiling editor, Grace Kendall, is a book editor at FSG Books for Young Readers.