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Plan B by Charnan Simon

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Is this happily ever after? Lucy has her life planned out: she'll graduate and then join her boyfriend, Luke, at college in Austin. She'll become a Spanish teacher and of course they'll get married. So there's no reason to wait, right? They try to be careful. But then Lucy gets pregnant. Now, none of Lucy's options are part of her picture-perfect plan. Together, she and Luke will have to make the most difficult decision of their lives.

*Spoiler Alert* I hate spoiling anything but when the book is only 108 pages, it was really hard not to.

It was very well written. It honestly reminded me of the first two episodes of The Secret Life of the American Teenager. The dialouge is very specific, detailed and the most important decisions and thought processes are explained well. I think this story can be very usefully in explaining the many different thoughts and attitudes that come from 1) the pregnant girl as she finds …