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Anything but okay

Sarah Littman

Anything but okay

by Sarah Littman

  • 318 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hate speech,
  • Brothers and sisters,
  • Nativism,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Immigrants,
  • Ethnic relations,
  • Fiction,
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder,
  • Families of military personnel

  • About the Edition

    Life has suddenly turned chaotic for high school student Stella since her brother, Rob, got home from his second tour of duty in Afghanistan: her school is on edge with ethnic tensions and her brother seems to be suffering from post-traumatic stress but will not talk about it. But when Rob"s anger finally spirals out of control, Stella realizes she has to find the courage to take a stand against the forces of hate in her hometown.

    Edition Notes

    Accelerated Reader UG 4.9 11 11 198198

    StatementSarah Darer Littman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.L7369 An 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination343 pages
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26976056M
    ISBN 109781338177480
    LC Control Number2018009413

      New from Scholastic: Anything But Okay by Sarah Darer Littman. About the book, from the publisher:Stella and Farida have been best friends forever, but lately things have been tense. It all started when Stella's brother came home from his latest tour with the US Marines in .   This book is great book for ages seven and up. While that said, a seven year old may not understand the context of the book. But this book is a great middle school read or for elementary school kids. It does have one sex scene in it but does not go into much detail. It had great role models and positive messages.4/5.

      Anything But Okay (Hardcover) By Sarah Darer Littman. Scholastic Press, , pp. Publication Date: October 9, "This book is a compelling, if not disturbing, read."--School Library Journal Life, After "Convincing and absorbing."--Publishers Weekly.   Read Common Sense Media's Anything But Typical review, age rating, and parents guide. Realistic look inside the world of a tween with autism. Read Common Sense Media's Anything But Typical review, age rating, and parents guide. Parents need to know that this book deals with a child on the autism spectrum and how he affects others around him 3/5.

    Anything but Okay (Book): Littman, Sarah: Life has suddenly turned chaotic for high school student Stella since her brother, Rob, got home from his second tour of duty in Afghanistan: her school is on edge with ethnic tensions and her brother seems to be suffering from post-traumatic stress but will not talk about it. But when Rob's anger finally spirals out of control, Stella realizes she. Anything but Okay, by Sarah Darer Littman, is about a girl named Stella and the struggles her family faces when her older brother, Rob, returns from his second tour in Afghanistan as almost a complete stranger. No one will talk to Stella about why Rob is this way, so she decides to take matters into her own hands. In an attempt to help Rob open up and start acting more like his old self.


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The book just kept repeating the same topic so basically you could skip all dialogue when it came to Stella and Farida.4/5(65). ANYTHING BUT OKAY by Kirkus Reviews Issue: Aug. 1, and the last few months of senior year provides an excellent backdrop for this final book about Lara Jean.

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I still think a Littman is a great writer and will look for her next book to get back on track. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Marc Goldstein. out of 5 stars /5(6). Anything but Okay Sarah Darer Littman. Scholastic Press, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

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Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Marc Goldstein. out of 5 stars Amid the politics of hatred, how far will you go to win?/5(6). Anything But Okay "With well-developed characters, Littman explores growth and personal relationships alongside pain, mental illness, and social issues-showing how people can come together to heal." --Kirkus Reviews "Littman tackles the current sociopolitical climate with multifaceted, redeemable characters." --Publishers Weekly BacklashBrand: Scholastic, Inc.

The title of the book is Anything But Okay. Analyze and explain the meaning of this title. Why is it important in the story. Extension Activities. In Chapter 2, there is a debate in Stella’s AP Government class about restricting the flow of refugees into the United States.

Do your own research on both sides of this debate and then present an. Created by Emily S. Hz Positive Energy | Miracle Healing Frequency | Ancient Frequency Music | Detox Your Heart - Duration: Spirit Tribe Awakening Recommended for you. Stella and Farida have been best friends forever, but lately things have been tense.

It all started when Stella's brother came home from his latest tour with the US Marines in Afghanistan paranoid and angry. The information about Anything But Typical shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel. ANYTHING BUT OKAY, author Sarah Darer Littman's newest book, hits home on several current issues. Veterans returning home with mental and physical injuries, the hot button issues of immigration and racism, and the hateful nature of politics and viral social media are all part of the complex plot of this new release.

Throughout the book, Stella finds people who stick up for her, and she's shocked that while it seems lilke the world is against you, there are still people near you who will help you in your battle. ANYTHING BUT OKAY is a message to you all that to be a true citizen of your country, you need to stand up for those who are being treated unfairly/5(5).

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But Stella won't talk about it, and Far. ANYTHING BUT OKAY - out now. Just because it’s trending, doesn’t mean it’s true When a bad decision goes viral, a powerful story unfolds about dealing with mental illness, surviving war, and finding courage in the face of hate.

ANYTHING BUT OKAY by Sarah Darer Littman is about a junior named Stella. Her brother Rob has just come back from his second tour in Afghanistan and has been acting strange ever since.

Stella takes Rob to the movies and after the movie Rob assaults a kid from Stella's school after he loses his control. I had an interesting time with this : Children's Book World. Every once in awhile, a book comes along that is more than just a good story from a talented author, but a truly remarkable work that has the power to change the lives of Author: Sadie Trombetta.

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It all started when Stella's brother came home from his latest tour with the US Marines in Afghanistan paranoid and angry.

But Stella won't talk about it, and Farida can tell she's keeping something from her. Get this from a library! Anything but okay. [Sarah Littman] -- Life has suddenly turned chaotic for high school student Stella since her brother, Rob, got home from his second tour of duty in Afghanistan: her school is on edge with ethnic tensions and her.Jennie Allens book Anything, will challenge anyone one who reads it.

At the beginning of the book Allen tells about her and her husbands realization that they loved many other things more than they loved God. After contemplating this they finally prayed, God, we will do anything. Anything/5. This page contemporary book is brand new from Scholastic and isn't yet in the AR database, it is billed as appropriate for ages 12 and up and is probably pretty accurate.

The cover, in my opinion, is rather a disservice for the audience. The book would appeal to .