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By Amy Efaw

Speak, Paperback, 9780142415900, 350pp.

Publication Date: December 2, 2010

Who could do such a thing? Certainly not someone like Devon DavenportNa straight-A student-athlete with everything going for her. But in a moment of denial, desperation, and sheer panic, she did something that most people couldnOt even imagine. And now Devon is being charged with attempted murder. In a skillfully crafted story, Amy Efaw takes readers through the days leading up toNand afterNDevonOs crime, painting an unexpected picture of a truly empathetic character caught up in an unimaginable situation.

About the Author
Amy Efaw ( is a former Army officer and freelance journalist. She lives with her family in Denver, Colorado. This is her second novel.

Praise For After

-Efaw captures Devon+s mortification, denial, and despair, shifting fluidly between her present experiences in a juvenile jail and the terrifying night a baby inexplicably arrived.+ -Kirkus Reviews