Told in letters, journal entries, e-mails, doctors’ reports, and instant messages, the heartbreaking story of an aspiring ballet dancer battling leukemia.
From: Melinda Skye To: Readers Subject: Jesse
Hi! I can’t believe it. What a surprise from Jesse. When he got my e-mail about being accepted by the Washington School of Classical Dance’s summer program, he called to congratulate me! I loved hearing his voice. We’ve been friends forever–could it turn into something more? Melinda
From: Jesse Rose To: Readers Subject: Melinda
I couldn’t believe the news. Melinda is so young! How could she be sick? How did she get leukemia? She’s got to get better. She’s got to. Jesse
From the Paperback edition.
About Lurlene McDaniel
“I write the kind of books I write because I want to help kids understand that nobody gets to pick what life dishes out to them. What you do get to choose is how you respond to what life gives… More about Lurlene McDaniel
Published by Laurel Leaf Jun 10, 2009| 208 Pages| Young Adult| ISBN 9780307544599