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Impossible Knife of Memory, The


A top selected or recommended title by the Kansas State Reading Circle Commission.
Author: Laurie Halse  ANDERSON
Publisher: Viking
Subject/Category:  9-12
Year Reviewed:: 2015
ISBN: 9.78067e+012
Review: Hayley Kincain lives with her father who suffers from PTSD. They are barely surviving, and Hayley lives with the fear that her father may take his own life or even harm her. She keeps all of this to herself. At school she gets involved with the school newspaper and into a rocky relationship with Finn. As her father deteriorates, Hayley begins to realize that she needs to open up and allow others to provide her with support.

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