Locked away at Pecan Place, Jessie finds her situation to be even more dangerous than she feared. While she struggles to maintain her sanity and discover answers about the group that seems less and less like any legitimate government agency, Pietr fights to keep their relationship alive. But very aware that his mother's time is running out, Pietr makes a deal he doesn't dare tell Jessie about. Because the deal Pietr's made could mean the death of far more than his tenuous relationship with the girl he loves.But internally, her liver would be hardening, her heart racing even faster than its normally rapid rhythm, her arteries toughening. ... Pietr and his siblingsawell, not Cat, shea#39;d sucked down the cure like it was nothingamight live even shorter lives ... Soon. g2g I snapped the cell shut and nudged it against Dada#39;s leg, obscuring the sight of the phone with my hand. ... Score one for the averagely endowed.
|Title||:||Bargains and Betrayals|
|Publisher||:||Macmillan - 2011-08-16|