Tricks

Tricks Traffick

Tricks is a young adult verse novel by Ellen Hopkins, released in August 2009. It tells the converging narratives of five troubled teenage protagonists. The novel is noted for its gritty realism in addressing issues of sexual activity and drug use for a young adult readership. This book has also been banned due to drug … Read more

Triangles

Three female friends face midlife crises in a no-holds-barred exploration of sex, marriage, and the fragility of life. As one woman’s marriage unravels, another’s rekindles. As one woman’s family comes apart at the seams, another’s reconfigures into something bigger and better. In this story of connections and disconnections, one woman’s up is another one’s down, … Read more

Impulse

Impulse Perfect

Impulse is a 2007 American young adult novel in verse written by Ellen Hopkins. The novel digs into the lives of three troubled teenagers as they try to work their way out of the hospital by getting through what put them there. Order of Impulse Books Below is the list of all Impulse books by … Read more

Burned

Burned

Burned is a young adult novel written by American author Ellen Hopkins and published in April 2006. Like all of Ellen Hopkin’s works, the novel is unusual for its free verse format. Order of Burned Books Below is the list of all Burned books by Ellen Hopkins in their chronological order. The list also matches … Read more

Crank

Crank Ellen Hopkins

Crank is a novel by Ellen Hopkins published in 2004. It is based loosely on the real life addictions of her daughter to crystal meth. The book is required reading in “many high schools, as well as many drug and drug court programs”. However, the book has been banned in many locations due to complaints … Read more

Ellen Hopkins

Ellen Louise Hopkins (born March 26, 1955) is a novelist who has published several New York Times bestselling novels that are popular among the teenage and young adult audience. Series Crank Novels Burned Novels Impulse Novels Triangles Novels Tricks Novels Biography Life Hopkins began her writing career in 1990.[2] She started with nonfiction books for … Read more