BOOK JACKET BLURB: Sixteen-year-old Colby Bingham’s heart has been broken too many times. Her mother is dead, her truck driver father is always away, and her almost girlfriend just dumped her for a guy. When an injured stray dog lands at her feet, she decides to care for it, against her better judgement. But new connections mean new opportunities for heart break. Terrified of another loss, Colby bolts at the first sign of trouble, managing to alienate her best friend, her father, the cute girl pursuing her, and even her dog’s vet, who’s taken Colby under her wing. Colby can’t start over, but can she learn how to move on?
2013 Rainbow Books List (ALA)
Publishers Weekly, September 24, 2012
School Library Journal, December 1, 2012
Chicago Sun-Times, November 1, 2012
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