Crank Cover


By Ellen Hopkins

Margaret K. McElderry Books, Paperback, 9781442471818, 537pp.

Publication Date: August 6, 2013

The #1 "New York Times "bestselling tale of addiction now features a refreshed look and trade paperback trim size.
"Life was good "
"before I "
"met "
" the monster."
" After, "
" life "
" was great, "
" At "
" least "
" for a little while. "
Kristina Snow is the perfect daughter: gifted high school junior, quiet, never any trouble.
Then, Kristina meets the monster: crank. And what begins as a wild, ecstatic ride turns into a struggle through hell for her mind, her soul her life.

About the Author
Ellen Hopkins is the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author of eleven young adult novels, as well as the adult novels "Triangles", "Collateral, "and "Love Lies Beneath". She lives with her family in Carson City, Nevada, where she has founded Ventana Sierra, a nonprofit youth housing and resource initiative. Visit her at and on Facebook, and follow her on Twitter at @EllenHopkinsLit. For more information on Ventana Sierra, go to