Walter Dean Myers
Age Range: 12 and up
The book is about a teenage boy named Spoon from Harlem who is accepted into a New England prep school. As he makes his first visit home he realizes that things at home have changed, and that he misses his routine life back in New England. The biggest change is that he comes home to see his girlfriend Gabi, the once vibrant young woman, now a sick drug addict. Can true love prevail and will Spoon have the ability to help save Gabi?
Perfect book for all those who enjoy the classic love story about the boy who saves the girl he loves 😉