Tilt is written by Ellen Hopkins. This book is about three different teenagers who have different life's but go through the same stuff. For example the three of them aren't to close to there parents. Makyla isn't close to her parents because she noticed that her parents don't love each other anymore so they don't spent time together and they always fight.
Harley isn't close to her parents because there divorced so they both live in different cities and she doesn't really talk to them. Shane isn't close to his parents because his mom is more worried about his disabled litter sister then about him.
So far in burned Patty's mom finds out shes pregnant and its a boy, her dad was very happy but he never showed the happiness and still kept drinking. Patty got sent to live her aunt for the summer because she got in a fight at school with a girl for a boy who didn't want anything serious with her, and also because her dad caught her drinking with him. Her dad told her that the only reason they were sending her away was because she was putting stress on her mom and they were afraid it would affect the baby.
Burned is about a mormon girl named Patty, shes in high school. She has a lot of sisters shes the oldest, she doesn't have any brothers for them its not a good thing because her dad really wants a boy. Her dad is an alcoholic who beats her mom but her mom doesn't do anything about it. Even though Patty and her family are mormon she questions her self wondering if God is even real.