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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Jeanette Mines  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Young Adult;


-- Jeanette Mines on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Author is a Dean in the College of Education at Lewis University.

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Titles At Your Library

Risking It
ISBN: 0380754010

Flare. 1989

Three years after the tragic death of her first boyfriend, Sam Jeannie Tanger decides to take another chance at love, and falls for Trent Justin, who reminds her of Sam, has a shady reputation, and is dating her best friend

Reckless: A Teenage Love Story (An Avon Flare Book)
ISBN: 038083717X

Avon Books. 1989

High-school freshman Jeannie Tanger falls in love with troublemaker Sam Bensen and she is convinced that she can cure him of his drinking problem, reckless driving, and violent temperament

Misjudged (Point Paperback)
ISBN: 0590337777

Scholastic Paperbacks. 1986

Misunderstood and branded a troublemaker because of his family background, Tony pushes too hard to prove himself with a nice girl and behaves recklessly when his efforts do not succeed. Alternating chapters present both his and her viewpoints.

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