“Fans of legal dramas might check out Alex Flinn’s intriguing Fade To Black In this tautly constructed novel, an HIV-positive high school student sees his life. Alex Flinn is the queen of writing troubled yet multidimensional teens, and she doesn’t disappoint with FADE TO BLACK. Read it, and question. Free Essay: 1) The story takes place in Pinedale, Florida. Where a HIV-positive Pinedale High School student named Alejandro Crusan or Alex for short, was.

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Notify me of new comments via email. But maybe it’s for the better who want this kind of magic I the past I told you that I love 1st hand stories because it allow me to get the story better through the teller His fear of HIV is more important than his hate for Alex. One morning Alex is driving to school and his windshield is smashed in and he is badly injured, Clinton is the first suspect in the case. The passages in Clinton’s head were the most interesting part to read and I thought the combination of the three perspectives was just so fascinating.

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In itself this was illegal, but officials got around it by informing the student body about topics like blood-handling techniques. The conflict between Alex and his overprotective mother was quite interesting to read from Alex’s point of view, same goes for Daria and Clinton’s relations with their respective mothers. This book was an incredible reading and great book with excellent information but just didn’t catch my attent Cody Maierhoffer 2nd hour Ms.

Now he must decide what he wants to tell. But I don’t believe it for a minute.

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He saw something, but not enough for slex positive identification. Other students avoid her, but Alex spends time talking with her. The setting of the story was at the hospital, and the school. While I have a bio on Goodreads as a service to my readers, I do not visit Goodreads on a regular basis.

We appreciate your feedback. So if she told the police she saw Clinton Cole do it, she must have. Clinton has to go to Mr. Imagine that using magic has it price. I hope that you enjoy reading this book.

It seemed too obvious what was going to happen in the book. Please review your cart. This site uses cookies.

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The author does a really good job of making you realize what it would be like in Alex’s shoes. Three Beastly Kendra Chronicles. His HIV-positive status and the belief that he is gay. Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews.


Yet none of the three narrators is entirely trustworthy, for various reasons, and there’s more than one mystery to be solved. Everyone who comes in looks at his desk, then at me.

Fade to Black – a young adult novel by Alex Flinn

I would recommend this book to someone since it does spread good awareness about HIV and the effects of it. What Alex Flinn does so well here is to create filnn realistic and complex teen characters, all of whom have some secrets. You need to believe me. I learned to read early.

How to write a great review. He has been attacked and knows who attacked him. No one know the horrible truth behind it.

They are both “not like other kids” and are looked as such. Fade to Afde by Alex Flinn. I was born on Long Island and grew up on a street called Salem Court.