Danger To Herself And Others Alyssa Sheinmel



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From the author of FACELESS Devastating. This is already one of my favourite books of the year Irish Times The authors cunning deployment of information keeps the reader guessing Financial Times Only when shes locked away does the truth begin to escape… Seventeen-year-old Hannah Gold has always been treated like a grown up. As the only child of two New York professionals, shes been traveling the world and functioning as a miniature adult since the day she was born. But that was then. Now, Hannah has been checked into a remote treatment facility, stripped of all autonomy and confined to a single room. Hannah knows theres been a mistake. What happened to her roommate that summer was an accident. As soon as the doctor and judge figure out that she isnt a danger to herself or others, she can get back to her life of promise and start her final year at school. Until then, shes determined to win over the staff and earn some privileges so she doesnt lose her mind to boredom. But then shes assigned a new roommate. At first, Lucy is the perfect project to keep Hannahs focus off all she is missing at home. But Lucy may be the one person who can make Hannah confront the secrets shes avoiding – and the dangerous games that landed her in confinement in the first place. Gripping, heartwrenching and powerful, A Danger to Herself and Others is Girl, Interrupted meets We Were Liars in this new novel from New York Times bestselling author Alyssa Sheinmel.