In Sizzle, Frida is called Free by her friends, and she tries to live up to her name. She’s already in a girl rock band, but when Free falls for her guitar teacher, things get complicated. One night, when she and her boyfriend aren’t careful, things get worse. A strong, honest novel on teenage romance and unwanted pregnancy.
Reading level: grade 2.5. Lexile 390L Interest level: grades 7-12.
“Sizzle contains detailed descriptions of the affair between Free and Trip that give the story the edgy, mature quality many teens are looking for without being overly explicit.” – from the CM review
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