YA ARC Giveaway
Feb 18, 2013
I have two ARCs of YA novels to give away today. To enter, use the Rafflecopter widget below.
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Seventeen-year-old Skylar Thompson is being questioned buy the police. Her boyfriend Jimmy stands accused of brutally assaulting two young El Salvadoran immigrants from a neighboring town, and she’s the prime witness. Skylar is keeping quiet about what she’s seen, but how long can she keep it up? Jimmy was her savior. When her mother died, he was the only person who made her feel safe. But when she begins to appreciate the enormity of what has happened, she starts to have second thoughts about protecting him. Jimmy’s accomplice, Sean, is facing his own moral quandary. He must decide whether or not to turn on his friend in order to save himself. But most importantly, both must figure out why they followed someone like Jimmy in the first place.
Thirteen-year-old Lacey wakes to a beautiful summer morning excited to begin her new job at the library, just as her mother is set to start work at the local grocery store. Lacey hopes that her mother’s ghosts have finally been laid to rest; after all, she seems so much better these days, and they really do need the money. But as the hours tick by and memories come flooding back, a day full of hope spins terrifyingly out of control…