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Publisher Comments:

Tessa has just months to live. Fighting back against hospital visits, endless tests, drugs with excruciating side-effects, Tessa compiles a list. It’s her To Do Before I Die list. And number one is Sex. Released from the constraints of ‘normal’ life, Tessa tastes new experiences to make her feel alive while her failing body struggles to keep up. Tessa’s feelings, her relationships with her father and brother, her estranged mother, her best friend, and her new boyfriend, all are painfully crystallised in the precious weeks before Tessa’s time finally runs out.

Synopsis:

A terminally ill teenaged girl makes and carries out a list of things to do before she dies.

About the Author

Before I Die is a brilliantly crafted novel, heartbreaking yet astonishingly lifeaffirming. This is Jenny Downham’s debut novel. She lives in England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375849374
Publisher:
David Fickling Books
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Social Issues - Death & Dying
Author:
Jenny Downham
Author:
Downham, Jenny
Subject:
Social Issues - Death & Dying
Subject:
Terminally ill
Subject:
England
Subject:
Teenage girls
Subject:
Situations / Death & Dying
Subject:
Audio Books-Children s Young Adult
Subject:
Children s Activities-General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Death and Dying
Subject:
Foreign Languages-Chinese
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Teen Issues
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20070925
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Grade Level:
9-12
Language:
English
Pages:
326
Age Level:
14-17

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