DeRaps Reads blog. Stop by and say hi sometime. Here's a bit about this book from Ms. Schroeder's website: This is about 16-year-old Alice's reluctant road trip with her stepmother and her new baby sister, and the terror that ensues when they wind up lost in the snow-covered woods.I won this book from Mrs. DeRaps with
Prior to this, I had read one other novel in verse. I think I'm hooked now. I wondered how it was possible to tell an entire story in verse. It's not only possible, it winds up being lovely and conveys tons of emotion. I felt as though I were inside that care with Ali. I could feel her desperation and her regret.