One
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One

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Grace and Tippi. Tippi and Grace. Two sisters. Two hearts. Two dreams. Two lives. But one body.

Grace and Tippi are conjoined twins, joined at the waist, defying the odds of survival for sixteen years. They share everything, and they are everything to each other. They would never imagine being apart. For them, that would be the real tragedy.

But something is happening to them. Something they hoped would never happen. And Grace doesn’t want to admit it. Not even to Tippi.

How long can they hide from the truth—how long before they must face the most impossible choice of their lives?

Title:One
Edition Language:English
ISBN:0062118757
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:400 pages

    One Reviews

  • Emily May
    Jul 07, 2015

    This is my story.It is a single story,not two tales tangled up in each otherlike lover’s limbs,as you might expect. 4 1/2 stars. Wow, what a powerful book. I'm seriously considering bumping my rati...

  • Laura
    Aug 01, 2016

    4.5 stars We are literally joined at the hip- united in blood and bone.And thisis whywe never went to school. Beautifully written verse. Heartbreakingly powerful story. One got to me in such a profo...

  • Whitney Atkinson
    Aug 05, 2015

    I really enjoyed this! It's written in verse so it goes by quickly, and it's over such an interesting topic that i'd never even thought about reading before. I wish some more details about the conjoin...

  • Sarah
    May 14, 2015

    (Source: I received a digital copy of this book for free on a read-to-review basis. Thanks to HarperCollins and Edelweiss.) “I’ve never really thought aboutHow it would be ifWe weren’t together,...

  • Cait (Paper Fury)
    Aug 01, 2015

    Okay, so that was emotionally and beautiful. And in verse. VERSE, PEOPLES. I know as much about poetry as I know about the history of guavas (um, that means I know zlich) BUT, I really loved the verse...

  • Lotte
    Jun 02, 2016

    4.5 stars! Really, really enjoyed this one and actually shed some tears at the end....

  • Kate (GirlReading)
    Jul 16, 2016

    This was fantastic. As the first book I've ever read written in verse, I wasn't sure what to expect but I enjoyed this so much. Since this was written in verse, I flew through it in just over an hour....

  • Chantal  (Every Word A Doorway)
    Sep 07, 2016

    4.5 starsThis will be a short review because 1) this book is short (read it on the plane in 3 hours) so I don’t want to give anything away and 2) there really isn’t much to say except READ IT NOWO...

  • ? Jx PinkLady Reviews ?
    May 25, 2016

    Amazon US Amazon UKOne is a story about conjoined twins, Grace and Tippi, told in the first person narrative and from the sole perspective of Grace. It's about individuality, family bonds and deep si...

  • April (Aprilius Maximus)
    Dec 20, 2016

    Thank you to NetGalley and Bloomsbury Childrens for providing me with a copy of this book in return for an honest review!Grace and Tippi are conjoined twins and throughout this novel we follow them as...

About Sarah Crossan

Sarah Crossan

Sarah Crossan is Irish. She graduated with a degree in Philosophy and Literature before training as an English and Drama teacher at Cambridge University and worked to promote creative writing in schools before leaving teaching to write full time. She completed her Masters in Creative Writing at the University of Warwick in 2003 and in 2010 received an Edward Albee Fellowship for writing.She curren