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NEVER EIGHTEEN

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A boy decides he wants to live the last weeks of his life helping others get their own lives into better shape. Unless they read the back cover of the book, readers won't learn until late in the story that 17-year-old Austin is dying of leukemia. Meanwhile, it becomes increasingly clear that Austin, thin and weak, has embarked on some kind of mission. Because he never got his driver's license, he ... Read full review

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User Review  - ccathee17c - LibraryThing

Title : Never Eighteen Series : - Author : Megan Bostic Pages : 200 Release Date : Jan. 17th 2012 Publisher : HMH Children's Book / Thomas Allen & Son Format : Paperback Source : *Thanks to T. A ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Rebecca790 - LibraryThing

I just finished reading this book about 30 minuets ago so it is still fresh in my mind but I also haven't had much time to analyze it. With that said I am going to say that I enjoyed it, or I enjoyed ... Read full review

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Quick Read
This book really isn't my style, but I won a copy so I read it. It reads very quickly and the chapters are very short so you really feel like your cruising along. The concept is well
thought out and it tugs at you to think that at some point you'll part ways with the main character, Austin. I feel as though this story has been told before, but Megan Bostic tells it very well. I was impressed. 

Review: Never Eighteen

User Review  - Marie - Goodreads

Why do I torture myself? Really, I swore after reading 'The Fault in Our Stars' I would never touch a book like that again. I cried for about 3 weeks straight after reading that traumatic but so ... Read full review

Review: Never Eighteen

User Review  - Anna - Goodreads

Austin Parker is never going to see his eighteenth birthday. At the rate he's going, he probably won't even see the end of the year. The doctors say his chances of surviving are slim to none even with ... Read full review

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