Extraordinary MeansBook - 2015
John Green's The Fault in Our Stars meets Rainbow Rowell's Eleanor & Park in this darkly funny novel from the critically acclaimed author of The Beginning of Everything.
Up until his diagnosis, Lane lived a fairly predictable life. But when he finds himself at a tuberculosis sanatorium called Latham House, he discovers an insular world with paradoxical rules, med sensors, and an eccentric yet utterly compelling confidante named Sadie--and life as Lane knows it will never be the same.
Robyn Schneider's Extraordinary Means is a heart-wrenching yet ultimately hopeful story about the miracles of first love and second chances.
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LPL_KimberlyL Oct 28, 2015
I can certainly see why this has been described as "The Fault in Our Stars" meets "Eleanor & Park", as I was reminded of both of those books while reading "Extraordinary Means." While sometimes cheesy and a tad too melodramatic at times, Schneider opens up discus... Read More »
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When Lane is diagnosed with tuberculosis and sent to live at Latham house a sanitarium his world is turned upside down. Suddenly he has to deal with weekly check ups, strict rules, and nutritionists instead of SATs and college prep. Then he meets Sadie and her group of misfit friends and nothing is ever the same.
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