Oh, I am conflicted on what I feel about this book. Instructions for the End of the World had great writing and some really interesting characters. BUT, it also had a weird setting and an unsettling ending. Nicole and her sister Isabel have just arrived at their new home. Their military father has […]
Never Never was hard to rate. Partly because I liked it, and partly because I am sure I was not the target audience for this story. I did enjoy this retelling and getting to know Captain Hook more. I was picturing the movie Hook with Robin Williams throughout this whole story. I know […]
Published by Lake Union Publishing on December 1, 2014
Genres: Adventure Stories, Romance
Paperback provided by BookSparks
From the author of One Pink Line comes a story about letting go of the past and finding bravery in the depths of fear. Set on the sun-soaked beaches of Thailand and the rough waters of the Indian Ocean, The Unimaginable paints a vivid portrait of a young woman on a journey to find herself—and her harrowing fight for survival.
After twenty-eight years of playing by the rules, Jessica Gregory moves from her small Indiana town to Phuket, Thailand. But her newfound routine is upended with the arrival of Grant Flynn, a captivating, elusive man who is sailing around the world while trying to move on from a past tragedy. Jessica volunteers to help crew Grant’s boat, Imagine, on a passage across the Indian Ocean and finds herself falling in love with him as the voyage gets underway. But when disaster strikes, Jessica must summon her courage as the crew is confronted by unspeakable terrors—and, aboard a boat named for such promise, comes the unimaginable.
This was a great story. It took me half way around the world to a place in Thailand. It swept me aboard a small sail boat into a great adventure. It broke my heart and made me fall in love. The Unimaginable is a great story that made me weep in anguish, and […]
Published by Patchwork Press on April 27th 2014
Genres: Adventure Stories, Young Adult
eBook provided by YA Bound Book Tours
Forget everything you know about grim reapers. Princess Ophelia Dacre sneaks out of the castle to visit her boyfriend in secret. A perfect night cut short when she's brutally murdered. Ophelia is given the rare chance to become a grim reaper. She must become Leila Bele, cut ties with her old life, and follow the rules of the reapers. Her greatest adventure begins with death.
Recommended: Ages 14+
My Review I could not get into this book at all. I didn’t like the characters. I didn’t enjoy the story, like at all. It just didn’t grab my attention and I couldn’t get myself to care about the characters. This book had a great premise and plenty of potential, but fell way […]