Not a Drop to Drink

By Mindy McGinnis

"Regret was for people with nothing to defend, people who had no water." (McGinnis 5)

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After the death of her mother Lynn, a sixteen year old girl, is left alone in a world were the only other person she knows is her neighbor, Stebbs, and the only water she has is from her pond. Lynn will do everything to protect her pond from those who want her water, even kill. Lynn doesnt hesitate to end a strangers life to protect her water, but will having to take care of a liitle girl make her think differently? What do the men from the south want? Find out in Not a Drop to Drink.

Can Lynn save her pond and herself?


A brutally beautiful debut, not to be missed. NOT A DROP TO DRINK is an unwavering story with incredible drama, danger, and power. This writer is for real. —Michael Grant, New York Times bestselling author of the Gone series

Those in search of fierce female survivalist characters need look no further than this. —Booklist

About the Author..

Mindy McGinnis is an assistant YA librarian who lives in Ohio. She graduated from Otterbein University in English literature ans religion. She even has a pond in her back yard but hasnt shot anyone.

Don't forget to read the sequel!!!

Continue the tale with McGinnis's newest book released on September 23!!!!!!!!

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