Saturday, January 26, 2013
STEALING KEVIN'S HEART by M. Scott Carter
Alex witnessed the horrible accident and was crippled by guilt. After Kevin's death, Alex's life became very dark. His parents and teachers were worried about him as his grades dropped, he withdrew and even contemplated suicide.
When therapy doesn't help, his parents decide to send him to a summer camp for troubled teens.
Sure that the camp idea will be a complete waste of time, Alex is surprised when the clear lake, tall trees, and some great new friends combine to help him find a reason to keep living. Alex meets Rachel, a girl at the camp for mysterious reasons, and the relationship that results promises to change Alex's life forever.
Author M. Scott Carter explores love and loss and the pain associated with both. This powerful story will stay with readers long after the final page.