Young God



Katherine Faw Morris

First Sentence:     Nikki is all to hell.

Back of the book:

Nikki has been thirteen forever. Nikki drives a stolen truck up the hill to her father’s trailer with a backpack full of pills, determined to make her way into his life: drug deals, pimp wars, chicken shit, ecstasy. But soon Nikki begins to learn what is required of her to survive — to prevail — in this world.

Quotes from the book:

“In her mouth is name is shiny and bitter like a licked coin.”

Heroin is the most secret of them all and needles are the mot secret part and she has always loved secrets ever since she was a little girl.

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Last Sentence:     This is the future.