The harrowing true story of a teenager's descent into the seductive world of drugs.
Have you ever kept a diary? This is the diary of a young girl growing up in sixties America – an honest account of teenage life. But as well as discovering new friends, dating and going to parties, the author of this diary discovers something else: drugs. It is the era of free love and experimentation with mind-bending substances. And one thing leads to another.
This book was first published several decades ago as the shocking real diary of a young woman. Whether it is fact or fiction is up to you to decide.
BACKSTORY: Read the fascinating story of this mysterious book’s first publication
“A book that all teenagers and parents of teenagers should really read”
“An extraordinary work- a document of horrifying reality”
The New York Times Book Review
“It shows the awful pressures which plague even the 15-year-old who needs all her energies to cope with growing; the isolation of one who wanders off the track and, alone, finds it impossible to fight her way back”