Eleven minutes passed beforeDelaney Maxwell was pulled from theicy waters of a Maine lakeby her best friendDecker Phillips. By thenher heart had stopped beating. Her brain had stopped working. She was dead. And yet she
defied medical precedent to come back seemingly fine -despitethe scans that showed significant braindamage. Everyone wants Delaney to be all right,but she knows she'sfar from normal. Pulled by strange sensations she can'tcontrol or explain, Delaney finds herself drawn to the dying. Is her altered brain now predicting death, or causing it? Then Delaneymeets Troy Varga, who recently emerged from a coma with similar abilities. At first she's reassuredto find someone who understands the strangeness ofher new existence, butDelaney soon discovers that Troy's motives aren't quite what she thought. Istheir gift a miracle, a freak of nature-orsomething much more frightening? For fans of best-sellers like Before I Fall and If I Stay, this is a fascinating and heart-rending story about love and friendship and the fine line between life and death.
Shelfari edited the description of Fracture Saturday, July 30, 2011.