Cinnamon Toast and the End of the World
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A bittersweet coming of age novel about finding happiness on your own terms Welcome to the spring of 1987 and the world of Stephen Shulevitz who, with three months of high school to go in the small town of Riverside, Nova Scotia, has just realized he's fallen in love—with exactly the wrong person. As Stephen navigates his last few months before college dealing with his overly dependent mother; his distant, pot-smoking father; and his dysfunctional best friends Lana and Mark; he must decide between love and childhood friendship and between the person he is and the person he can be. But sometimes leaving the past behind is harder than it seems.
Janet E. Cameron has been short-listed for the Fish Short Story Prize and the Fish Short Memoir Prize and has published an adaptation of A Midsummer Night's Dream for younger ESL learners.