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Here we go!
She learned to live from a boy who wanted to die.
This tells the story of Theodore Finch, who is fascinated by death. And Violet Markey , who lost her sister in an accident that she survived.
I rated it 5 well deserved stars on Goodreads! It was so breath-taking. I completely lost myself in the story.
The book is written in 2 pov’s, which gives you more inside in the characters, their lives and individual backgrounds. This is a reason why you really get them and know why they do what they do.
I laughed, I cried, I sat at the tip of my chair wanting to know more. It will make you feel happy, yet sad.
I can honestly say this story changed me. It really pulled me out of my own head space and put thing in perspective.
It made me space out of my own world and I read for hour straight (I was in exam period, so not really a good thing to spend all day reading anything else than your syllabus, but I couldn’t stop).
I liked that the story focusses on mental health and psychological consequences to situations. Since this is something that has a lot of influence on people, from teens to adults.
I read that some people thought that this book was too predictable, but let’s be honest 90% of all book are predictable. So maybe it was, but I was genuinely surprised with the story, but maybe that me I wouldn’t know.
What else is there to say? Oh… buy, borrow, download, steal it, you need to read it NOW!
I crowned it my favorite book of the year (so far).
No doubt, I stand 100% behind my recommendation of this book!
Have you read it? What did you think?
Do you have any other book recommendations for me? let me know in the comments!
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