Winner of the 2010 William C. Morris Award! Fifteen-year-old Blake has a girlfriend and a friend whoas a girl. One of them loves him; the other one needs him. When he snapped a picture of a street person for his photography homework, Blake never dreamed that the woman in the photo was his friend Marissaas long-lost meth addicted mom. Blakeas participation in the ensuing drama opens up a world of trouble, both for him and for Marissa. He spends the next few months trying to reconcile the conflicting roles of Boyfriend and Friend. His experiences range from the comic (surviving his dadas birth control talk) to the tragic (a harrowing after-hours visit to the morgue). In a tangle of life and death, love and loyalty, Blake will emerge with a more sharply defined snapshot of himself.Winner of the 2010 William C. Morris Award!
|Author||:||L. K. Madigan|
|Publisher||:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2009-10-19|