Before I Die (Digital Audiobook)

By Jenny Downham, Charlotte Parry (Narrator)

Publication Date: September 24, 2007

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (5/26/2009)
Prebound (5/26/2009)
Hardcover (9/25/2007)
Paperback, Chinese (3/15/2010)
Prebound (5/26/2009)
Library Binding (9/25/2007)
Compact Disc (9/25/2007)
Hardcover, Korean (11/5/2012)


For the many readers who love The Fault in Our Stars, this is the story of a girl who is determined to live, love, and to write her own ending before her time is finally up.

Tessa has just months to live. Fighting back against hospital visits, endless tests, drugs with excruciating side-effects, Tessa compiles a list. It’s her To Do Before I Die list. And number one is Sex. Released from the constraints of ‘normal’ life, Tessa tastes new experiences to make her feel alive while her failing body struggles to keep up. Tessa’s feelings, her relationships with her father and brother, her estranged mother, her best friend, and her new boyfriend, all are painfully crystallised in the precious weeks before Tessa’s time runs out.

About the Author

Jenny Downham trained as an actor and worked in alternative theater before starting to write. She lives in London.