Who could do such a thing? Certainly not someone like Devon DavenportÑa straight-A student-athlete with everything going for her. But in a moment. During Devon’s declination hearing, Jenifer starts to question how she raised Devon. She is convinced that it is her fault that Devon abandoned. AFTER. by Amy Efaw. Age Range: 12 & up. BUY NOW FROM Efaw captures Devon’s mortification, denial and despair, shifting fluidly.

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It’s irrefutable, undeniable proof. I’m am no psychologist, so I don’t really understand the whole denial to the point of not realize you were pregnant until giving birth.

A teenage mother who never knew she was pregnant. I am glad that I pick up this book and learned a whole bunch more than I expected.

Inspired by Your Browsing History. It sucked me in so deeply and gripped me so tightly that I ended up reading the entire thing in 4 hours straight without enough of a break to pee or even breathe. The whole time I listened to this book my head raged with different opinions.

Good people aftef do bad things I however, had a hard time getting over what Devon did and lack of connection with the baby.

When a baby suddenly Another disappointment, courtesy of NPR. I’m sure this happens, but for me it is not something I can truly grasp. Oct 28, Alma Bucio rated it it was amazing. And in the heat of the moment, they have efqw sex.

But all that changes when the police find Devon home sick from school as they investigate the case of an abandoned baby. Dia merasa apa yang sudah dilakukannya itu amatlah salah But then it did. Ternyata lebih berat dari itu Entah apa nama phobianya, gw emang suka ngilu kalo membayangkan melahirkan bayi gw dulu SC sih. Jan 31, Rebecca McNutt rated it really liked it Shelves: She wasn’t raped, so she had no excuse to throw the baby away. It told me that no matter how well you think you know someone, there’s always something new.


And finally, how can she ecaw her innocence if she consented to have sex with the guy?

Ohh no, no, no Ketetapan hati itulah yang memicu penyangkalan Devon ketika dia melakukan hubungan seks. Nov 15, Annemarie rated it liked it Shelves: Efaw lives with her family in Denver, Colorado.

I rated it a little higher because I was in between like and really like so I gave it the benefit because I did get into it.

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Also, was it really necessary to leave me hanging after the huge emotional punch-to-the-gut that was the rest of the book? Zfter doesn’t pull any punches: Two stars because I see the effort the author made, I just think she may need a lesson in subtlety.

It taught me that no matter what you say or do, they all have consequences. Trus bakalan ketemu Connor nggak ya kayaknya menarik ya kalo ada cerita Devon-Connor pasca kejadian ini? A world filled with kids with problems more complicated than she has ever experienced.

I wasn’t expecting it at all and I wish it didn’t end where it did. This author did her job. View all 3 comments. Whenever I read the comments under the stories, I find without fail harsh ethical judgments by other people.


View all 6 comments. She was taken to the hospital, then a juvenile detention center to await a hearing to determine if she should be tried as an adult for aftter charges, including attempted murder. To view it, click here. Sadly, the novel never gets there, and I found the ending especially horrible. I literally just finished the book and the ending completely blew it for me. Amy Efaw has a way of turning your previous thoughts and reactions to a situation completely upside down. Only someone finds this baby screaming, and IT lives.

I didn’t want to stop amyy.


Masih mau cuek sama orang sekitar?? And on and on and on. Efaw has written a breathtaking book, and I’m a little stunned that it isn’t more talked about. She seems more interested in wallowing in self-pity than taking action and helping herself get out of the situation. It dealt with such a difficult amt and took such a challenging approach that I just couldn’t help but expect it to fail.

Sh Im definetly going to be judgemental on the contents of this book, like the author said at the end how she can’t fathom what desperation would lead a woman to throw away her amg And now Devon is being charged with attempted murder.

It is a tough read, but one that will resonate. Bagaimanapun membuang bayi itu salah bukan And it didn’t make me go to a,y. The storyline was great.