"Jennifer Burke sat between her mother and father at the doctor's office. Jen had always been close to her father. She thought he must be the best dad in the world. Her friends thought so, too. But now as the doctor talked about her dad, her chest felt so tight she could hardly breathe. Her ears were ringing and she hadn't heard the first few things the doctor said." ... and at the present time, there's no cure." Jen's father reached for her hand and squeezed it tightly. She bit her lip, trying not to cry, trying to be brave for him. No cure ... no cure ... no cure ..."--P.  of cover.