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Jul 28, 2015
| ISBN 9780399551888
| Young Adult
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Jul 28, 2015 | ISBN 9780399551888 | Young Adult
Melissa Austin has always worked hard to make things go her way, and now she’s determined to have the best junior year ever. Everything appears to look promising as usual…until she receives the devastating news that she has cancer. Despite denying the doctor’s diagnosis at first, Melissa quickly realizes that her illness is growing worse and so she agrees to start treatment. At the hospital, she finds unexpected friendship and love through Ric, another cancer patient who turns out to be the only other person who can truly understand what she’s going through. Together, Melissa and Ric learn how to find the inner strength to face the mysteries of living and dying every day.This is an inspirational story by the bestselling author Lurlene McDaniel that is perfect for fans of The Fault in Our Stars.
Lurlene McDaniel began writing inspirational novels about teenagers facing life-altering situations when her son was diagnosed with juvenile diabetes. “I want kids to know that while people don’t get to choose what life gives to them, they do get to… More about Lurlene McDaniel
“McDaniel’s writing is light and well suited to this refreshing and involving story.”–Publishers Weekly
Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award
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