Are You Ready is a true story written by a physician. It is educational, inspirational, and a wonderful book that can help children or even adults. The book was created to help avoid substance abuse by giving the reader a chance to look at what the consequences could be beforehand. Unlike other books, this story gives the reader a chance to think and decide for themselves what they need to do and why. Are You Ready is a real attention grabber and an opportunity for the reader to really get involved.