Shuttled from one foster home to another, Marylee has never belonged anywhere. When she finds an abandoned baby, she is determined not to ever let April feel as unloved as she has. In desperation, she cons Petey, another neglected kid, into helping her raise the baby.
But what kind of life can she give April really? And what is happening to Petey? Marylee never knew that loving could hurt so much.
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About the Author
Adventure, mystery and magic propel Susan Brown, fuelling her imagination into writing more and more stories for her favorite audience of teens.
Susan also segued into teaching intermediate and high school kids – she loved it! Perhaps some of her students will hear the echoes of their passionate voices in the stories she writes.
Susan is also one half of Stephanie Browning, the romance writer pen name she shares with her writing partner of close to a thousand years, Anne Stephenson.
Susan lives with her two border collie rescue dogs amid wild woods and overgrown gardens in Snohomish, Washington. From there she supervises her three daughters, assorted sons-in-law and two grandsons. It’s a great way to be a writer!