Before I Fall
ISBN: 006172680X
EAN13: 9780061726804
Language: English
Pages: 470
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Publisher:
Book Overview
A terrible accident takes Samantha Kingston's life. The catch: Samantha still wakes up the next morning. In fact, she relives the last day of her life seven times, until she realizes that by making even the slightest changes, she may hold more power than she had ever imagined.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover What if you only had one day to live? What would you do? Who would you kiss? And how far would you go to save your own life? Samantha Kingston has it all: looks, popularity, the perfect boyfriend. Friday, February 12th, should be just another day in her charmed life. Instead, it turns out to be her last. The catch: Samantha still wakes up the next morning. Living the last day of her life seven times during one miraculous week, she will untangle the mystery surrounding her death--and discover the true value of everything she is in danger of losing. You'll have no choice but to tear through this book! --Jay Asher, author of the New York Times bestseller Thirteen Reasons Why Readers will love Samantha best as she hurtles toward an end as brave as it is heartbreaking.-- Publishers Weekly (starred review) Oliver, in a pitch-perfect teen voice, explores the power we have to affect the people around us in this intensely believable first novel. This is a compelling book with a powerful message and should not be missed.--ALA Booklist
From the front Cover What if you only had one day to live? What would you do? Who would you kiss? And how far would you go to save your own life? Samantha Kingston has it all: looks, popularity, the perfect boyfriend. Friday, February 12th, should be just another day in her charmed life. Instead, it turns out to be her last. The catch: Samantha still wakes up the next morning. Living the last day of her life seven times during one miraculous week, she will untangle the mystery surrounding her death--and discover the true value of everything she is in danger of losing. You'll have no choice but to tear through this book! --Jay Asher, author of the New York Times bestseller Thirteen Reasons Why Readers will love Samantha best as she hurtles toward an end as brave as it is heartbreaking.-- Publishers Weekly (starred review) Oliver, in a pitch-perfect teen voice, explores the power we have to affect the people around us in this intensely believable first novel. This is a compelling book with a powerful message and should not be missed.--ALA Booklist --Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA) (starred review)