What They Always Tell Us (Hardcover)
|Author: Martin Wilson|
|Brothers James and Alex have barely anything in common anymore--least of all their experiences in high school, where James is a popular senior and Alex is suddenly an outcast. After Alex takes up running, there is James''s friend Nathen, who unites the brothers in moving and unexpected ways.|
From the Publisher:
After being distant from each other for years, popular senior James and his outcast younger brother Alex finally find a way to bond through the encouragement of a new friend, Alex's sudden passion for running, and a newfound mutual respect.Sixteen-year-old Alex feels so disconnected from his friends that he starts his junior year at a Tuscaloosa, Alabama, high school by attempting suicide, but soon, a friend of his older brother draws him into cross-country running and a new understanding of himself.