Pepper’s 14th birthday is a momentous one.
It’s the day he’s supposed to die.
Everyone seems resigned to it—even Pepper, although he would
much prefer to live. But can you sidestep Fate? Jump sideways into a different
life? Naïve and trusting, Pepper sets a course through dangerous waters,
inviting disaster and mayhem at every turn, one eye on the sky for fear of
angels, one on the magnificent possibilities of being alive.
New York Times bestselling and Printz Award-winning
author Geraldine McCaughrean has created a gripping tale filled with dark humor
and daring escapades, in which the key to a boy’s life lies in facing his own
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