Kristina Snow is the perfect daughter and an exemplary student, until one day, during a visit with her father, everything changes. She becomes emerged in a delusional world that awakens Bree, her alter ego. Bree is everything that Kristina will never be: strong, daring, seductive--and addicted to crystal meth. This drug proves to be more powerful than anything she could have imagined, and it takes her on a journey with unexpected consequences. This novel, based on a true story, forces us to take a careful look at an individual's struggle with drugs.
Ellen Hopkins teaches at the Society of Children's Books Writers and Illustrators and is a frequent contributor to newspapers and magazines. She is the author of more than 20 books, five of which are New York Times bestsellers.