In Too Deep
Carter didn’t rape me. People at school think he did. Suddenly, new friends are rushing to my side, telling me that Carter hurt them, too. They say he’s getting what he deserves. Maybe I don’t want to fix this. “Honest and constantly refreshing.”—Kirkus Reviews Sam is in love with her best... show more
Carter didn’t rape me. People at school think he did. Suddenly, new friends are rushing to my side, telling me that Carter hurt them, too. They say he’s getting what he deserves. Maybe I don’t want to fix this. “Honest and constantly refreshing.”—Kirkus Reviews Sam is in love with her best friend Nick, but she can’t seem to tell him. So she decides to flirt with golden-boy Carter Wellesley, hoping Nick will see it and finally realize his true feelings for her. On Monday, everyone at school is saying that Carter raped Sam. He didn’t, but Sam can’t find the words to tell the truth. Worst of all, she’s afraid she’ll lose Nick if he finds out what really happened. As graduation approaches, Sam discovers that living the lie isn’t as easy as her new friends make it sound—and telling the truth might be even worse. A Junior Library Guild Selection
Publish date: February 8th 2012
Pages no: 228
Edition language: English
Actual rating: 3.5*cue chatshow music*So today on the show we have SAM!HOLD YOUR HORSES, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN! The story we have prepared for you today revolves around one single, simple question:How do you undo a lie?By telling the truth, you say?What if it's slightly harder than that?What if it's ...
I hate books like this. I stay up all night reading them and then, I am so frustrated at the characters I can’t sleep. Let’s talk about Sam first. She has this huge crush on her best and only friend Nick. Now instead of expressing her feeling to Nick, she wants to make him jealous so that he will ...
Sigh. Sad to say i didn't enjoy this as much as I did "But I Love Him".I guess it was because i didn't feel connected with Sam at all for some reason.I didn't feel what she was going through. I couldn't feel her struggles. I didnt feel bad about what was happening to her.There was something missing ...
Watch out! Spoilers are all over the place.I was hesistant to read this book. I am not really into books that feature rape. Luckily I found out this book didn't feature rape, just a girl accidentally saying yes to people when asked vaguely about something. Though, really that girl is an idiot. She c...
I was expecting her reasons for perpetuating the lie to be much stronger, for there to be a much deeper moral dilemma. I didn't hate it, but I don't think the author took full advantage of the potential.