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Breaking Beautiful - cover

Breaking Beautiful

Jennifer Shaw Wolf

Publisher: Walker Childrens

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Summary

Fans of dark contemporary stories will feel right at home in Jennifer  Shaw Wolf's debut as she takes them on an emotional  ride through the  murky waters of love, shame, and ultimately,  forgiveness. 
 
Allie  lost everything the night her boyfriend, Trip, died in a horrible car  accident--including her memory of the event.  She doesn't remember  driving on the cliff road. She doesn't recall jumping from the truck  just before Trip lost control.  
 
As their small town mourns his  death, Allie is afraid to remember because doing so means delving into  what she's kept hidden for so long, the horrible reality of their  abusive relationship. When the police reopen the investigation, it  quickly turns on Allie and her best friend, Blake, especially as their  budding romance raises eyebrows around town. As the threats begin and  the survivor's guilt takes over, Allie knows she must tell the truth.  Can she reach deep enough to remember that night so she can finally  break free?

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