Fair Coin : A Coin Novel

Myers, E. C.

Book - 2012
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Fair Coin : A Coin Novel
But Ephraim soon realizes that the coin comes with consequences --several wishes go disastrously wrong, his best friend Nathan becomes obsessed with the coin, and the world begins to change in unexpected ways. As Ephraim learns the coin's secrets and how to control its power, he must find a way to keep it from Nathan and return to the world he remembers Epraim is horrified when he comes home from school one day to find his mother unconscious at the kitchen table, clutching a bottle of pills. Even more disturbing than her suicide attempt is the reason for it: the dead boy she identified at the hospital that afternoon--a boy who looks exactly like him. While examining his dead double's belongings, Ephraim discovers a strange coin that makes his wishes come true each time he flips it. Before long, he's wished his alcoholic mother into a model parent, and the girl he's liked since second grade suddenly notices him

Publisher: Amherst, NY : Pyr, 2012
ISBN: 1616146095
Branch Call Number: YA FICTION MYERS...E
Characteristics: 285 p. ; 23 cm
Notes: "An imprint of Prometheus Books."


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Aug 06, 2013
  • jvoros rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I really enjoyed this book. I like how the author told t he story and how things could change

Aug 01, 2012
  • vanulor rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Decent book. Kind of predictable, but overall enjoyable read.


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