Here's something exciting - I'm Not Her by Janet Gurtler is featured this week as the iBookstore Book of the Week! So if you have iTunes and an Apple product to read a book on (iPad, iPhone, what have you...) head on over and check it out for free!
"I'm Not Her is a journey of self-discovery for one teen who learns more about herself and her relationship with her sister and family when tragedy strikes. Tess is the exact opposite of her beautiful, athletic sister. And that's okay. Kristina is the sporty one, Tess is the smart one, and they each have their place. Until Kristina is diagnosed with cancer. Suddenly Tess is the center of the popular crowd, everyone eager for updates. There are senior boys flirting with her. Yet the smiles of her picture-perfect family are cracking and her sister could be dying. Now Tess has to fill a new role: the strong one. Because if she doesn't hold it together, who will?"
Ah sounds like a great contemporary. And to celebrate I'm Not Her being the iBookstore Book of the Week, here's 10 Fun Facts about I'm Not Her from Janet Gurtler herself!
10 Fun Facts About I’m Not Her by Janet Gurtler