|Author: Julia Hoban|
|Seven months ago, on a rainy March night, sixteen year- old Willow''s parents died in a horrible car accident. Willow was driving. Now her older brother barely speaks to her, her new classmates know her as the killer orphan girl, and Willow is blocking the pain by secretly cutting herself. But when one boy - one sensitive, soulful boy - discovers Willow''s secret, it sparks an intense relationship that turns the "safe" world Willow has created for herself upside down. |
Told in an extraordinary fresh voice, "Willow" is an unforgettable novel about one girl''s struggle to cope with tragedy, and one boy''s refusal to give up on her.
From the Publisher:
When her parents die in a car accident in which she was the driver, Willow's entire world falls apart and she takes it out on herself by cutting her skin, but when a young boy discovers her secret and takes the time to speak with her, Willow finally gets the support she needs to come to terms with the past.Sixteen-year-old Willow, who was driving the car that killed both of her parents, copes with the pain and guilt by cutting herself, until she meets a smart and sensitive boy who is determined to help her stop.