“Fans of legal dramas might check out Alex Flinn’s intriguing Fade To Black In this tautly constructed novel, an HIV-positive high school student sees his life. Alex Flinn is the queen of writing troubled yet multidimensional teens, and she doesn’t disappoint with FADE TO BLACK. Read it, and question. Free Essay: 1) The story takes place in Pinedale, Florida. Where a HIV-positive Pinedale High School student named Alejandro Crusan or Alex for short, was.

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The author’s message was ‘I realized I need to take matter into my own hand’.

Fade to Black

This book had everything suspense, drama, and real pain a person must feel in day to day life. Fade to Black Author: I liked how the mom and aunt took Alex out to see a show. And sure, he has problems with Alex. The witness saw Pinedale student, Clinton Cole, 17, leaving the scene. fafe

Fade to Black – a young adult novel by Alex Flinn

A couple were Richie’s Picks titles that I wanted to have an extra copy of for booktalks. Daria and Alex both talk of how invisible they feel. His younger sister Melody is best friends with her classmate Carolina Crusan – they often spend an overnight at each other’s home. I based blcak book on my experiences interning with the State Attorney’s Office and volunteering with battered women. Flimn is taken to Memorial Hospital for severe cuts and bruises.


So, then the case is settled right, wrong.

Even hlack I felt fine, Mom made me ride in this wheelchair we rented. A worthy and thought-provoking novel. The review must be at least 50 characters long. Daria is a special education student and tells her story in free verse. Three people, one truth. I would recommend this book to anyone who likes to read a mystery or books that unravel themselves as you read further.

Then one day while Aoex is Fade to Black Author: This is a short fast paced story told from three distinctly different points of view. But Dad had to stay with the company to keep his health insurance. I can practically feel what it would be like, having her fingers touching me.

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But still, there’s all these molecules and particles and things, junk in the air. March 13, Imprint: I recommend this book if you like suspense. He might even have harassed him at school.


Alex Flinn’s writing is simply perfect. And even though I stopped playing baseball when I got diagnosed, I was on the debate team. Apr 13, Mohamed Maaty rated it really liked it.

I’m happy that the book is so popular, and if you are reading this bio because the book was assigned for school, I’m happy about that too. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: There is a witness, Daria, a fellow high school student with Down Syndrome.

I was diagnosed with HIV a year ago, and I still feel fine. There is a victim, Alex Crusan, a HIV-positive high school student whose family recently moved from Miami to the small town of Pinedale.