13 St. Petersburg Times: Interactive Special Report
Love. Identity. Secrets. Loyalty. Sex. Betrayal. Power. Grades. Rivalry.  Glory. Parents. Subterfuge. Divorce. God. Guitars. Life at the edge of everything.
 
 HAPPYTRAILS
 
 PERSPECTIVE: A COLUMN BY TOM FRENCH
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INTRODUCTION
Thomas French  Monique Fields
Dong-Phuong Nguyen
Krystal
Kinnunen

Story by Thomas French, Monique Fields and Dong-Phuong Nguyen

Photos by Krystal Kinnunen

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Four Times staffers -- photographer Krystal Kinnunen and reporters Monique Fields, Dong-Phuong Nguyen and Pulitzer Prize-winner Thomas French -- spent months shadowing a handful of Tampa seventh-graders. They went to the kids' slumber parties, hung out at their homes, witnessed all the mini-dramas of growing up. Along the way, they gained access into a secret world normally hidden from parents. The six-part 13: Life at the Edge of Everything -- told in story fashion -- starts May 18. Future installments will appear Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

     

Read the transcript from the TimesChat with Times writers Tom French, Monique Fields and Dong-Phuong Nguyen here.


 
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