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Tomp, Sarah

Summary: After an injury forces Ria off the diving team she forms an unexpected friendship with Cotton, a neuro-divergent boy who helps her to see that Coach Benny's training methods were actually abuse. Then Benny returns, offering Ria a second chance with a life-changing diving opportunity. How do you separate the impossible from possible when the one thing you love is so tangled up in the thing you...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harperteen 2020

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC TOM

Dionne, Erin

Summary: Eighth-grader Hester Greene suffers from Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, plus anxiety, which is why she loves making movies where she is behind the camera and in complete control of the action--but if she cannot improve her language arts grade she will not be allowed to enter her video in The Hoot (a showcase of student work) and write a satisfactory ending to her middle school career.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC DIO

Galvin, Matthew.

Summary: Otto, a fidgety young car that has trouble paying attention in school, visits a special mechanic who prescribes a medicine to control his hyperactive behavior.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Magination Press 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 616.8589 GAL

Cartaya, Pablo

Summary: Sixth-grader Emilia Torres struggles with ADHD, her controlling abuela, her mother's work commitments, her father's distance after returning from deployment, evolving friendships, and a conflict over school redistricting.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Kokila 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC CAR

Williamson, Victoria

Summary: "A straight-talking but uplifting story about a boy living with ADHD and the sparks that fly when he moves in with his perfectionist step-sister..."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Kelpies, an imprint of Floris Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC WIL

Gantos, Jack.

Summary: "Everything goes topsy-turvy for Joey as he becomes the man of the house, looking after his new baby brother, taking care of his troubled mother, and seeking out his missing father"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus Giroux 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC GAN

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Gantos 2014

Gantos, Jack.

Summary: To the constant disappointment of his mother and his teachers, Joey has trouble paying attention or controlling his mood swings when his prescription meds wear off and he starts getting worked up and acting wired.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC GAN

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GAN

Moss, Deborah M.

Summary: After getting into trouble by not paying attention, Shelley the turtle is diagnosed with AD/HD and his behavior improves.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Woodbine House 2006

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MOS

Gantos, Jack

Summary: Joey tries to keep his life from degenerating into total chaos when his mother sends him to be home-schooled with a hostile blind girl, his divorced parents cannot stop fighting, and his grandmother is dying of emphysema.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2005

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1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J FICTION Gantos

Gantos, Jack.

Summary: Joey tries to keep his life from degenerating into total chaos when his mother sends him to be home-schooled with a hostile blind girl, his divorced parents cannot stop fighting, and his grandmother is dying of emphysema.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC GAN

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Gantos

Gantos, Jack.

Summary: Joey's father returns, calling himself Charles Heinz and apologizing for his past bad behavior, and he swears that once Joey and his mother change their names and help him fix up the old diner he has bought, their lives will change for the better.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC GAN

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Gantos

Gantos, Jack.

Summary: Joey, who is still taking medication to keep him from getting too wired, goes to spend the summer with the hard-drinking father he has never known and tries to help the baseball team he coaches win the championship.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2000

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GAN

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC GAN

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GAN

Power, Thomas J.

Summary: Adolescents (ages 12-20) with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are at risk for academic problems, strained relationships, peer rejection and unsafe behavior -- and parents are often at a loss for how to handle these challenges. If Your Adolescent Has ADHD: An Essential Resource for Parents provides the up-to-date information and down-to-earth support that parents need. It offers...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2018

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Tuckman, Ari

Summary: This pioneering book explores the impact of ADHD on a couple's sex life and relationship. It explains how a better sex life will benefit your relationship (and vice versa) and why that's especially important for couples with one partner with ADHD. Grounded in innovative research, ADHD After Dark draws on data from a survey of over 3000 adults in a couple where one partner has ADHD. Written from...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Routledge 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.85 TUC

Friedman, Grace

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Summary: A teen with ADHD teams with a pediatric neurologist to provide a guide to help teenagers face the unique challenges of the disorder, offering cognitive behavioral strategies for coping with emotions, communication tools, and tips on staying organized.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Instant Help Books, an imprint of New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2019

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Burdick, Debra E.

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Summary: "Mindfulness for kids with ADHD offers fun and accessible mindfulness exercises to help your child successfully navigate all areas of life. The activities in this easy-to-use workbook will help your child develop self-awareness and self-reflection--two skills that kids with ADHD often need extra help with. Your child will also learn the process of setting intention, as well as specific...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Instant Help Books, an imprint of New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2018

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Stevens, Laura J.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Avery 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8589 STE

Phelan, Thomas W.

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Summary: There are 20 million children and adults in America who have Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD or ADHD). This comprehensive guide gives parents, teachers, pediatricians and mental health professionals the facts and resources they need to effectively deal with ADD. In straightforward language, Dr. Phelan separates fact from myth about this vastly misunderstood condition.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks 2017

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Stevens, Suzanne H.

Summary: Rev. ed of: The learning-disabled child. c1980.

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Publisher / Publication Date: J.F. Blair Publisher 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 371.93 STE

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