This book is about a girl named Joy who has a secret ability to read peoples’ minds. Every girl in their family has the ability, but guys--for some reason--don’t get the gift. Joy has a sister named Icka who she used to be best friends with but now they have drifted apart because Joy thinks Icka has turned into a freak. Icka tells everyone that she’s going to college, but really she goes to Washington to escape her hearing powers. Icka hates her powers because she thinks it’s depressing hearing everyone’s evil and horrible, selfish thoughts. In Washington, Icka meets a boy online and she knows he’s a drug dealer. She tries to take a certain drug to get rid of her hearing powers, but instead she overdoses on it and the drug dealer leaves her at the hospital. Icka, with all of her strength, contacts Joy to come and get her.Will Joy reach her in time? Will Jamie and his own secret ability be able to help Joy find Icka?
This book was amazing! I loved reading it.
Recommended for gr. 9-12.