Sometimes you don't wake up. But if you happen to, you know things will never be the same.
lives, three different paths to the same destination: Aspen Springs, a
psychiatric hospital for those who have attempted the ultimate act --
Vanessa is beautiful and smart, but her secrets keep her answering the call of the blade.
Tony, after suffering a painful childhood, can only find peace through pills.
Conner, outwardly, has the perfect life. But dig a little deeper and
find a boy who is in constant battle with his parents, his life,
In one instant each of these young people decided enough
was enough. They grabbed the blade, the bottle, the gun -- and tried to
end it all. Now they have a second chance, and just maybe, with each
other's help, they can find their way to a better life -- but only if
they're strong and can fight the demons that brought them here in the
first place. @goodreads
Holy noooooo! I knew this was going to happen. I just knew it. I'm guessing everyone would if they read the book.
story is about three kids, Conner, Vanessa and Tony who all tried to
commit suicide. Each of their stories is very sad..so very sad. They all
end up in the same psych ward together and form a friendship.
has overbearing parents that push their children to be the best, they
have no warmth for the children. They just keep pushing them. And it
pushes the one over the edge to have an affair with an older person, but
when that ends, it pushes them over the edge. Gunshot...
a father in the military and left at home with a grandmother, a little
brother and a mother who is bipolar and accidentally kills herself. Cuts
One has a father that left and a mother that lets
her boyfriend molest them. In juvie for years and years from killing the
I felt for each of these characters.
They push different drugs on them that seem to help.. all but one.
Everything is good...until they die :(
This author writes
the most heartfelt, real stories and I just love them. They are
horrible, but they are based on real life. Unfortunately.
Great book, sad and great. 5 Stars