Do I recommend Gone Girl? Um yes, without a doubt. A couple chapters in and I was already texting my friend, “I WISH I COULD WRITE LIKE THIS”. The book is manipulatively awesome.
The Diviners is a breath of fresh air from the other books in the YA market– TOO MANY DYSTOPIAN/SCI-FI books!– and it absolutely delivers with an awesome female lead, a creepy mystery, and a world that is richly written.
I really can’t put it any better than the blurb on the cover:
“BRILLIANT and hugely ambitious…
It’s the kind of book that can be LIFE CHANGING.”
– The New York Times
Easy is a fast enjoyable read and I would recommend it to the twenties audience. Read if you enjoy Young Adult but would like to see more mature concepts in your reading.
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… Say what? Since when are books considered a gateway drug?
Well, that’s what I would refer to books such as the infamous Fifty Shades of Grey.
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