this Young Adult anthology, Izzy Kennedy discovers she and Queen
Isabella of Spain share much more than genetics; Scout Bell can’t
decide which she fears most, a debilitating injury or homelessness; and
Summer Persimmon Phinne is never quite sure who her mother will
THE STIRRING - BOOK 1...
“Congratulations, Dr. Schofield,” I said, savoring my
tone. “You did your job. I’m not grieving over my mother
anymore.” I stomped toward the door and eagerly embraced the
coolness of the doorknob.
“Your mother, the person you trusted most in this
world, lied to you, Izzy!” she shouted after me, “for sixteen years!
That’s not something you can easily forget or sweep under the rug.”
I knew by the sound of her voice that she had come
closer, and I froze because I knew that she was right.
“Anger, like grief, can manifest itself in equally
dangerous forms,” she warned.
knew she was referring to the overdose and nearly bit a hole through my
lip. How many times had I told them it was accidental and yet they
refused to believe it?
“If you don’t care about yourself, you have to
think of others with whom you come in contact.”
Spinning around, I lunged at her. “Oh my God, you
actually think I might try to kill someone!”
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