Maxine Banks is Getting Married by Lori Aurelia Williams

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When seventeen-year-old Maxine Banks from Houston, Texas convinces her boyfriend to marry her, she finds out that marriage isn’t quite what she had in mind.

About Lori Aurelia Williams

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LORI AURELIA WILLIAMS holds a master's degree in English from the University of  Texas at Austin, where she was awarded both a James A. Michener Fellowship and a scholarship in creative writing. The author of several books for young adults including WHEN KAMBIA ELAINE FLEW IN FROM NEPTUNE and BROKEN CHINA, Ms. Williams lives in Austin, TX.
Published September 28, 2010 by Roaring Brook Press. 336 pages
Genres: Young Adult, Gay & Lesbian, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Desperate to leave home, 17-year-old Maxine fakes a pregnancy so her mother will let her marry her boyfriend, Brian ("I could hear Mama taking out her unhappiness on the pots and pans I left drying in the sink....

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