By Tia Hines
Wish Jones is a tender, hot-to-trot teenager who lives lifestyles at the area. deserted by way of her mom, she yearns for romance and a focus. Her uncle shelters her, yet lifestyles is most unlikely to endure together with his abusive spouse. To make issues worse, she will get concerned with Malik, who shatters her wish and belief through leaving her pregnant and contaminated with HIV. So hardened, she makes a decision to do the unspeakable, purposely infecting individuals with her disorder. in fact, nobody is familiar with of her reason, now not even her ally, Jennifer, who unwittingly is helping wish locate her sufferers. Will hope discover the mistake of her methods ahead of it's too overdue? Tia Hines offers a strong message during this cautionary story filled with motion and drama.
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I regretted snapping at Robbie, but sometimes his Big Brother act went too far. Still, Robbie had always been that way—jealous, overprotective, forever looking out for me, like it was his job. I couldn’t remember when I first met him; it felt like he’d always been there. The cafeteria was noisy and dim. I hovered just inside the door, looking for Scott, only to see him at a table in the middle of the f loor, surrounded by cheerleaders and football jocks. I THE IRON KING 37 hesitated. I couldn’t just march up to that table and sit down; Angie Whitmond and her cheerleading squad would rip me to shreds.
Taking that as an invitation, I started toward him, weaving my way past the tables. He f lipped out his iPhone, pressed a button, and looked at me with half-lidded eyes, still grinning. A phone rang close by. I jumped a bit, but continued walking. Behind me, there were gasps, and then hysterical giggles. And then, the whispered conversation that always makes you think they’re talking about you. I felt eyes on the back of my head. Trying to ignore it, I continued down the aisle. Another phone rang.
The Courts are restless. ” The nurse turned, putting both hands on her hips, her voice chiding. “I’m surprised you haven’t given her the mistwine yet. She is sixteen today. ” “I know, I know. ” The shadow sighed, putting his head in his hands. “I’ll take care of that later this afternoon. ” “Resting,” said the nurse. “Poor thing, she was traumatized. ” A chuckle. “The last kid who drank one of your ‘mild’ sleep potions didn’t wake up for two weeks. ” The nurse’s reply was garbled and broken, but I was almost sure she said, “She’s her father’s daughter.