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Before I Die

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 70 Ratings and 70 Reviews

Book Description
Tessa has just months to live. Fighting back against hospital visits, endless tests, drugs with excruciating side-effects, Tessa compiles a list. It's her To Do Before I Die list. And number one is Sex. Released from the constraints of `normal' life, Tessa tastes new experiences to make her feel alive while her failing body struggles to keep up. Tessa's feelings, her relationships with her father ... More
Book Information
PublisherDavid Fickling Books
BindingHardcover (18 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages336
Publication Date09/25/2007
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About Jenny Downham (Author) : Jenny Downham is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Jenny Downham include Before I Die (Unabridged).
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7/1/2010 Sheri Radford tagged as: I recommend

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12/23/2008 Ali B said: 4320836
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11/25/2008 Jen Wihebrink tagged as: romance, life, friendship, death

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7/9/2008 Edith Cohn tagged as: Inspired me, I recommend

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4/8/2008 Stephanie Neus tagged as: I Read

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