Someone Else's Life

Someone Else's Life

eBook - 2012
Average Rating:
5
3
Rate this:
When 17-year-old Rosie's mother, Trudie, dies from Huntington's disease, her pain is intensified by the knowledge that she has a fifty percent chance of inheriting the crippling disease herself. Only when Rosie tells her mother's best friend, "Aunt Sarah," that she is going to test for the disease does Sarah, a midwife, reveal that Trudie wasn't her real mother after all. Rosie was swapped at birth with a sickly baby who was destined to die. Devastated, Rosie decides to find her birth mother in California. But all does not go as planned. As Rosie discovers yet more of her family's deeply buried secrets and lies, she is left with an agonizing decision of her own, one which will be the most heart breaking and far-reaching of all.
Publisher: Toronto : Doubleday Canada, 2012
ISBN: 9780385670753
0385670753
Characteristics: 1 online resource

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

b
booknerd14
Feb 04, 2014

The ending was a huge turn of events. I started to cry but then I didn't. Anyways it is a great read

f
Futuregohangurl
Apr 02, 2013

a very good book about how life can have pain and happiness too. it had a lot of twists in it which was good too

xnatashax May 29, 2012

I loved this book. It made me cry but also made me think about life.

The ending wasn't what I expected but a great read.

a
amber19852
Mar 21, 2012

This book is amazing! It is so inspirational and you really connect with the characters! You should definetely read it!

k
kitten_rock123
Jan 27, 2012

can someone tell how was this book??? i don't want to waste time reading it if its not good!

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

orange_wolf_139 Sep 19, 2015

orange_wolf_139 thinks this title is suitable for 14 years and over

b
booknerd14
Mar 25, 2014

booknerd14 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 14 and 16

olive_rabbit_14 Jun 19, 2012

olive_rabbit_14 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 16 and 15

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at VPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top