In this book McCormick tells the mesmerizing fictional story of Callie, a young girl who cuts herself. Sent to Sea Pines, a treatment facility, Callie refuses to talk, until she becomes involved with the other patients at the treatment facility. Then, she finds her own voice and confronts the family trauma that triggered her destructive behavior.


Callie cuts herself. Never too deep, never enough to die. But enough to feel the pain. Enough to feel the scream inside. Now she’s at Sea Pines, a “residential treatment facility” filled with girls struggling with problems of their own. Callie doesn’t want to have anything to do with them. She doesn’t want to have anything to do with anyone. She won’t even speak. But Callie can only stay silent for so long…

Target Age Group: 13 to 17

Additional information

Weight .25 lbs
Dimensions 6.9 × 5. × .5 in