The Mockingbirds
Whitney, Daisy 

Format: Paperback
Library Classification: Junior Fiction
BIC Subjects: Fiction
      Personal awareness: safety matters
Audience: General/tradeChildren/juvenileYoung adult
Publisher: Little, Brown & Company
Imprint: Little, Brown Young Readers
Publication Date: 10/04/2012
Place of Publication: United States

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Some schools have honor codes. Others have handbooks. Themis Academy has the Mockingbirds. Themis Academy is a quiet boarding school with an exceptional student body that the administration trusts to always behave the honorable way - the Themis way. So when Alex Patrick is date-raped during her junior year, she has two options: Stay silent and hope someone helps, or enlist the aid of the Mockingbirds-a secret society of students dedicated to righting the wrongs of the student body. In this account of a teenage girl's search for her voice and the courage to use it, debut author Daisy Whitney reminds readers that standing up for someone, especially yourself, is worth the fight.