Other editions. Never have I shed so many tears while reading a book or shaken my fists in such helpless rage. Average rating 3. It is, after all, a non-fiction book and not a bit of fluff in People magazine. Nevertheless, Christy did not let down by its long history and seeks instead to get by.
Oct 12, Modoug Las rated it really liked it. So never say never. Jan 07, Kathleen rated it really liked it Shelves: class , historical-romps. There is Jake Jacob , who is Michael's amazing best friend, with a closeness like brothers; there are Michael's mom and dad, Bobbie and Mac, who are an exemplary set of parents; Jake's parents, specifically his father, who plays a huge role that the reader doesn't understand until further into the book; Rob, the counselor trying to help Christy; Sophia, Christy cousin; Stephen, Jesse, Lisa, Smitty, even Jason - they all have a role, but with perhaps the exception of Jason and Yosef the villain throughout , all of them are multi-faceted and do things that kept me surprised.
The budding relationship between Michael and Christy takes center stage in this novel, but it goes far beyond that. Check out the young adult book section of Target next time you stop in.