576 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 1.4 in
August 6, 2013
Margaret K. McElderry Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1442471816
ISBN - 13: 9781442471818
About the Book
Based on a real-life event and written in verse, this novel, the first in Hopkins' "New York Times"-bestselling trilogy and now repackaged, relates the disturbing story of one girl's descent into addiction.
From the Publisher
The #1 New York Times bestselling tale of addiction now features a refreshed look and trade paperback trim size.
Life was good
for a little while.
Kristina Snow is the perfect daughter: gifted high school junior, quiet, never any trouble.
Then, Kristina meets the monster: crank. And what begins as a wild, ecstatic ride turns into a struggle through hell for her mind, her soul—her life.
About the Author
Ellen Hopkins was born in Long Beach, California on March 26, 1955. She started her writing career with a number of nonfiction books for children, including Air Devils and Orcas: High Seas Supermen. She has written about 20 non-fiction books. Her first novel, Crank, was written in verse and met with critical acclaim. Her other fiction works include Burned, Impulse, Glass, Identical, Tricks, and Fallout. Her title Perfect made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2012