A Rakuten Company

More titles to consider

Shopping Cart

itemsitem

Synopsis

John Green's The Fault in Our Stars meets Rainbow Rowell's Eleanor & Park in this beautifully written, incredibly honest, and emotionally poignant novel. Cammie McGovern's insightful young adult debut is a heartfelt and heartbreaking story about how we can all feel lost until we find someone who loves us because of our faults, not in spite of them.

Born with cerebral palsy, Amy can't walk without a walker, talk without a voice box, or even fully control her facial expressions. Plagued by obsessive-compulsive disorder, Matthew is consumed with repeated thoughts, neurotic rituals, and crippling fear. Both in desperate need of someone to help them reach out to the world, Amy and Matthew are more alike than either ever realized.

When Amy decides to hire student aides to help her in her senior year at Coral Hills High School, these two teens are thrust into each other's lives. As they begin to spend time with each other, what started as a blossoming friendship eventually grows into something neither expected.

People who read this also enjoyed

Get a 1 year subscription
for / issue

CUSTOMER REVIEWS

Say What You Will
Average rating
3.6 / 5
One of the best books ever!
September 22nd, 2014
This is of the best books I've ever read. Heart breaking and inspiring all at the same time. Amy has taught me so much
Helpful? Yes | No | Report

1 review
Great novel for teens
June 8th, 2014
Helps explain diversity in ways no one expects
Helpful? Yes | No | Report

1 review

Read This On

You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices:

  • DESKTOP
  • eREADERS
  • TABLETS
  • IOS
  • ANDROID
  • BLACKBERRY
  • WINDOWS