Have you ever kept a secret so frightening that you couldn't tell anybody about it? Not even yourself?
Have you ever done something that you wished you hadn't?
Have you ever had people believe in you so strongly that you didn't want to let them down?
Have you ever let yourself down?
Now stand in Devon's shoes – a fifteen year old, "straight-A student," soccer star girl with Olympic dreams and unlimited potential in life.
Now lie on a couch covered in your own blood with your newborn baby struggling for her life in a trash can behind your apartment.
Now feel the handcuffs snap around your wrists, the cold metal cutting into your skin.
How could you go from "good girl" to "criminal" so quickly?
Read AFTER to find out.
Then go to my Web site (www.amyefaw.com) and tell me what you think.
After / Amy Efaw / Viking
Price: $17.99 / ISBN: 978-0670011834 / Published: August, 2009
Ages 12 and up / Young adult