Ayarbe, Heidi. Freeze frame.

Author:Larsen, Ashleigh
Position:Young adult review - Brief article - Book review

AYARBE, Heidi. Freeze frame. HarperCollins, Laura Geringer. 384p. c2008. 978-0-06-135173-0. $16.99. S

Kyle thinks of his life through the eyes of a movie director--but the scene he's directing is the most important moment in his life and he can't seem to get it right. Did he kill his best friend on purpose? One minute, Kyle and his best friend Jason are trying to keep from freezing in the late fall frost; and the next, he's holding a gun and Jason is bleeding to death right in front of him. Kyle keeps replaying the scene in his mind, trying to figure out what exactly happened. He tries writing it in the styles of his favorite directors--Hitchcock, Tarantino, Lynch--but he still can't remember all the events of that morning. When a strange librarian, nicknamed Scarface, offers a safe haven from bullies and treats Kyle like a...

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