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Sonya Sones

Biography

Sonya Sones

Sonya Sones is the author of four acclaimed novels for teens: Stop Pretending: What Happened When My Big Sister Went CrazyWhat My Mother Doesn't KnowOne of Those Hideous Books Where the Mother Dies; and What My Girlfriend Doesn't Know. She lives in California with her family and only shops at Neiman's when it's having a sale.

Sonya Sones

Books by Sonya Sones

by Sonya Sones - Fiction, Mental Health

Right before winter break, 14-year-old Molly Rosenberg reluctantly volunteers to participate in Santa Monica’s annual homeless count, just to get her school’s community service requirement out of the way. But when she ends up meeting Red, a spirited homeless girl only a few years older than she is, Molly makes it her mission to reunite her with her family in time for Christmas. But there are things that both Molly and Red refuse to talk about --- like the awful thing that happened last winter.

by Sonya Sones - Coming of Age, Fiction, Romance, Sex, Social Issues, Young Adult 13+

Lily was only 12 when Luke, a family friend, left. But now, at 14, she feels transformed. She can’t wait to see how Luke will react when he sees the new her. And when her mother tells her that Luke will be staying with them for a while, in the bedroom right next to hers, her heart nearly stops. Having Luke back is better than Lily could have ever dreamed. But then, when they’re alone, he kisses her. Then he kisses her again. Lily’s friends think anyone his age who wants to be with a 14-year-old must be really messed up. Maybe even dangerous. But Luke would never do anything to hurt her...would he?

by Sonya Sones - Young Adult 12+
Fifteen-year-old Colette is addicted to lying. Her shrink says this is because she’s got a very bad case of Daughter-of-a-famous-movie-star Disorder. When her mother drags her away from Hollywood to spend the entire summer in the middle of nowhere, Colette is less than thrilled. But then she meets a sexy older guy named Connor. So what if she lies to him about her age, and about who her mother is? But what Colette doesn’t know is that Connor is keeping a secret of his own…