Author: Michelle Hodkin
Favorite Quote: “My God, you’re like the plague.”
“A masterfully crafted, powerfully understated, and epic parable of timeless moral resonance? Why, thank you. That’s one of the nicest things anyone’s ever said to me,” he said.
“The disease, Noah. Not the book.”
“I’m ignoring that qualification.”
Synopsis: Mara Dyer believes life can’t get any stranger than waking up in a hospital with no memory of how she got there.
She believes there must be more to the accident she can’t remember that killed her friends and left her strangely unharmed.
She doesn’t believe that after everything she’s been through, she can fall in love.
Review: 5/5 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 YASSSSS. 🙌😍 Can I just say that I absolutely loved this book? Because I did, I do, I love it. It definitely has that mysterious edge to it, where I was guessing trying to figure it all out. I WANTED to know what really happened, I NEEDED to know. I was so drawn into the story I couldn’t put it down. I just had to know, I needed another chapter. Noah Shaw is basically bae, let’s be real for a moment. I love his character and how he was developed. I connected with Mara and her family. I didn’t get a big overwhelming paranormal feel to the book but it was slightly creepy, not incredibly creepy or scary but definitely mysteriously creepy (is that a thing? it’s a thing.) There was a brilliant balance of mystery and humor, the writing flowed very well. If you’ve been wanting to read some contemporary but love paranormal or thrillers… I would recommend this book to ease you into contemporaries or even thrillers if you’re not a big fan or horror but want something to keep you on the edge of your seat. I would recommend this book period, to everyone who hasn’t read this. Go. Read it. Love it. Thank me later. You’re welcome.
That ending had me in pieces…I HAD to have the second book asap. Also I’m going to be honest, I totally went and bought it the second I was finished with the first book!
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