Change of Heart Author:Sally Mandel Sharlie Converse lives a careful life. A life stamped FRAGILE: DO NOT TOUCH. — Sharlie Converse is twenty-six, courageous, and beautiful. Born with a heart defect that has defeated a battalion of specialists, she has lived her short years from moment to moment. Everything that matters most to her--color and excitement, adventure and romance--is f... more »orbidden except in the vivid imaginings and secret longings that she has long accepted will never be made real.
Until, on a crosstown bus crowded with Christmas shoppers, she falls into Brian Morgan's arms.
And Sharlie, whom love can kill, must make the agonizing choice: to risk her life by loving or never really to live at all.« less