Kate Buckley


Kate worked as a screenwriter in Hollywood, developing and writing screenplays about women's issues. After receiving her MA in Human Development, Kate worked as a teen advocate in the Los Angeles Commission on Assaults Against Women’s Teen Abuse Prevention Project. She also trained to be part of the LA Commission’s Rape Crisis Hot Line team. She is a member of the Writers Guild of America and PEN USA. Kate facilitated support groups for adolescent girls in California and New Mexico and coordinated a three-year, science-based drug and alcohol abuse prevention program in the public middle schools of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Kate is currently teaching her fifth PEN in the Classroom writing workshop to eighth graders at Capshaw middle school in Santa Fe. "Choices" is her first young adult novel.

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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,520. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Binge drinking, date rape, family secrets and teen pregnancy collide in Choices, a compelling coming-of-age journey for fifteen-year-old Kara MacNeill. Choices is the powerful story of a teenage girl who learns to think for herself and take responsibility for her choices. Kara emerges from her painful experience forever changed—but wiser, and stronger.

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