Janelle and Alyssa <i>used</i> to be friends.<br /><br />Best friends. They knew each other's deepest secrets and went through the hardest times together. But that was then.<br /><br />Now? Their status is somewhere between frenemies and full-on rivals. Janelle is all about making a difference in her community, while Alyssa reigns over the shallowest girls in school. <br /><br />Until the day Alyssa collapses and is rushed to the hospital. Suddenly, <i>everyone</i> knows about her declining health and race against time. And, in a stunning twist of fate, the only person who might be able to save Alyssa's life -- is Janelle. But will the girls' bitter past get in the way of their futures? <br /><br />With a fresh, unforgettable voice, Jaime Reed spins a riveting and empowering story of female friendship and how the difficult choices we make -- or don't make -- can change our lives.