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What is the toughest request anyone can be asked to fulfill? Travis Morrison is a champion diver and one of the most popular kids at school. On the first day of summer vacation, while boating on the lake with his friends, Travis attempts a silly stunt dive that goes wrong. He fears he has broken his leg. Instead, his trip to the hospital reveals he has a rare form of cancer, and to save him, the doctors tell his parents they must amputate. In an instant, Travis's life and the lives of everyone around him are forever changed. Travis is determined that he and only he should decide the course of his life. He has a plan, but he can't carry it out alone. Will he convince one of his friends to fulfill his most important request? Lurlene McDaniel tackles a controversial subject, probing the issues of personal choice and quality of life.
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Level 3.7, 4 Points
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HL: High-Low 560L
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Grouped Work ID 48c83b0b-137b-4ab1-2af9-e162e68ee9bb
Grouping Title breathless
Grouping Author mcdaniel lurlene
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-18 02:27:40AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-17 00:33:12AM

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subject_facet Assisted suicide, Assisted suicide -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters, Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Cancer, Cancer -- Fiction, Friendship, Friendship -- Fiction
title_display Breathless
title_full Breathless, Breathless / Lurlene McDaniel
title_short Breathless
topic_facet Assisted suicide, Brothers and sisters, Cancer, Friendship, Romance, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature