Forget Me Not

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Astronomy-loving Calliope June has Tourette syndrome, so she sometimes makes faces or noises that she doesn't mean to make. When she and her mother move yet again, she tries to hide her TS. But it isn't long before the kids at her new school realize she's different. Only Calliope's neighbor, who is also the popular student body president, sees her as she truly is--an interesting person and a good friend. But is he brave enough to take their friendship public?

As Calliope navigates school, she must also face her mother's new relationship and the fact that they might be moving--again--just as she starts to make friends and finally accept her differences.

Ellie Terry's affecting debut will speak to a wide audience about being true to oneself.

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About the author

Ellie Terry is a poet, writer, and reader who is diagnosed with Tourette syndrome. She loves baking brownies and has a slight obsession with the moon. She lives in Utah with her husband and their three children.
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Publisher
Feiwel & Friends
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Published on
Mar 14, 2017
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Pages
250
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ISBN
9781250096289
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Language
English
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Genres
Juvenile Fiction / Social Themes / Depression & Mental Illness
Juvenile Fiction / Social Themes / Special Needs
Juvenile Fiction / Stories in Verse
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