Middle School can be miserable for kids in the “out” crowd. When beautiful Nina transfers to Windy’s school and becomes her friend, Windy suddenly finds she may have moved up in status. Unfortunately she seems to be leaving her BFF Elena behind. But when Nina introduces the girls to the “choking game” Windys conscience tries totelllo her something’s not right. Choke is a quick read for girls and guys, and looks at tween relationships realitically. It also gives a clear picture of a disturbing and dangerous way some people use to get high. Find it in Teen Issues in the Classroom Library.
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