"As hope wars with loss, this gripping, psychological thriller never loses focus." —Publishers Weekly
"Readers will root for the believable characters struggling through heartbreaking situations." —Kirkus
"This is the kind of book that makes you look up in alarm when someone near you sniffles." —Booklist
"...keeps the reader hooked..." —Voice of Youth Advocates
The Way We Fall
Disney-Hyperion / 2012
When a deadly virus begins to sweep through sixteen-year-old Kaelyn's community, the government quarantines her island—no one can leave, and no one can come back.
Those still healthy must fight for dwindling supplies, or lose all chance of survival. As everything familiar comes crashing down, Kaelyn joins forces with a former rival and discovers a new love in the midst of heartbreak. When the virus starts to rob her of friends and family, she clings to the belief that there must be a way to save the people she holds dearest.
Because how will she go on if there isn't?
Megan Crewe crafts a powerful and gripping exploration of self-preservation, first love, and hope. Poignant and dizzying, this heart-wrenching story of one girl's bravery and unbeatable spirit will leave readers fervently awaiting the next book in this standout new series.