New PDF release: Almost Kings

By Max Doty

With their father misplaced in anger and self-loathing, James "Truck" Wheeler has raised his more youthful brother Ted as top as he might, contemplating he's only a teen himself. In go back, Ted idolizes his brother.

Now, in the course of their twelve months of highschool jointly, Ted will notice there are troubling points to Truck and his pals, The Kings. whilst the lads assign numbers to every woman in class and start a dismal contest, Ted might be stuck taking part in a video game that goals his top associates, together with the woman he loves: Kallea Whitney.

The unique novel that encouraged the award-winning movie, nearly Kings is a gritty, robust tale of the alternatives that deliver brothers jointly and tear them aside

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This will probably go in the school paper. I’ll be crucif ied if I show my face in public. ” I drew my knees to my chest and buried my head in them. Everything was so horribly unfair. “It’s my birthday,” I moaned into my jeans. ” Robbie sighed. Dropping his bag, he sat down and put his arms around me, pulling me to his chest. I sniff led and shed a few tears into his jacket, listening to his heartbeat through his shirt. It thudded rapidly against his chest, like he’d been sprinting several miles.

He only smirked and raised an eyebrow, infuriating me even more. “Fine. Go back to Faeryland, or wherever you come from. Aren’t you supposed to be Oberon’s jester or something? ” Robbie sounded anything but hurt. ” 66 JULIE KAGAWA My anger vanished instantly, replaced with fear. With all the talk of fey and faery lords, I’d nearly forgotten about Ethan. I shivered as my stomach twisted into a tight little ball. This still felt like something out of a nightmare. But Ethan was gone, and faeries were real.

Your brother has been replaced. ” “You’re crazy,” I whispered. If I wasn’t sitting, I’d be backing away from him toward the door. “You’ve gone off the deep end. Time to cut back on the anime, Rob. ” Robbie sighed. “Really? That’s what you’re going with? ” He leaned back and crossed his arms. ” I cried, leaping off the couch. “Listen to yourself! ” “Don’t be stupid,” Rob said mildly. “You have no idea what you’re talking about. You’re thinking ‘Tinker Bell,’ which is a typical human response to the word faery.

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