Publish date: 2013-11-05
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
, Realistic Fiction
, Young Adult Contemporary
I read 25% of this while I had insomnia last night, and I really wanted to like it, but I ultimately ended up DNFing for two main reasons: 1. The characters are insufferable. I tried to have empathy for the protagonist because of her condition. I DID. But I gave up after she refused to stand up f...
Set Backs. Near Misses. Just in Case. Risks. Nothing Good. Welcome to the world of Scarlet Killian. Scarlet has been sick with Long QT Syndrome for as long as she can remember. Her heart can go off rhythm on its own and kill her instantly, nothing like living in fear 24/7. Scarlet has been homesch...
3.5 star readScarlet Killian has spent most of her life in the hospital. She only attended elementary school for a few years before she was taken out and home-schooled. Scarlet has several "near misses" where she's been on death's door only to be revived to survive another day. Now that she's fiftee...