New York Times bestselling author Lauren Myracle offers a spine-tingling, unforgettable story of friendship gone very, very wrong. Lauren Myracle brings her. Bliss. Lauren Myracle, Author. Abrams/Amulet $ (p) ISBN Raised on a commune, year-old Bliss Inthemorningdew has been. horror; more icky than scary. Read Common Sense Media’s Bliss review, age rating, and parents guide. more icky than scary. Lauren Myracle · Horror;

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The thought of knowing that someone committed suicide at her school scared Bliss. This book had lahren lot going on, so much that while it was a well written story, too much is crammed in, and much is forgotten, leading to an unsatisfactory conclusion.

Because they don’t want to let others in. Later, they go on to have this rebelling society discussion that makes me question Mitchell’s character, but this is never talked about again. She was likable from the get-go and had a very sympathetic voice.

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I was racing through the pages to see what would happen and then everything happened within the last 15 or so, which wasn’t enough in my opinion. Bliss’s characterizations rung true to her naive fourteen-year-old, daughter-of-hippies image. And what about Liliana? Everybody at school seems nice to her at first, but as time progresses Bliss realizes that Crestview – like many high schools – is plagued with cliques and popularity games.


Bliss adjusted super fast to going from commune to exclusive prep school, in a way I myravle always buy.

And, you know I’m going to say it, right? She has written many novels, including the three best-selling “IM” books, ttylttfn and l8r, g8r. I enjoyed this book but I was hoping for more spooky or scarier moments throughout the whole book.

She encounters all kinds of characters, who on t If I liked horror genre books, I might have given this more stars, but I am not really into Stephen King kind of stuff. Sandy is really very creepy. Amulet Books Publication date: I don’t hate unhappy endings.

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Thank you for your support. Sandy basically got away with murder and it just seems like more could have been added to the story so that it could have made a bit more sense and so that the ending could have been better. To me, that says that people shouldn’t reach out to those who are different, because they’ll end up being just as crazy as we think they are in our preconceived notions. Myyracle is more than willing to tackle difficult topics and cut right to the heart of the matter.

I wasn’t expecting myraclf when I started this! But the tone wasn’t enough to hold this book together. The ghost story feels somewhat rushed at the end, though I wouldn’t say that it’s predictable. On one hand, it was a very interesting portrayal of life during the early seventies. Column 4 Our impact report: Amen to everything you just said.


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She’s not unknown to kindness, however, and when she decides to take Sandy, the school’s most eminent social pariah, under her wing, Bliss will learn that sometimes, kindness is the completely wrong way to go.

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Failed lakren at horror only leads to gruesome and disgusting descriptions. In fact, the book hooked me in from the beginning and I became even more interested as the chapters unfolded.

Good for mature readers This book was very original and creative. This page was last edited on 20 Decemberat I loved the characters, the setting was vivid, and the suspense kept me on the edge of my seat. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Since PJ just let us know that Bliss is actually the second in a trilogy, are you going to read Rhymes with Witches first?

Don’t have a Kindle? A girl’s dad fires a rifle at a ceiling in the middle of a dance because his daughter is dancing with an African American boy. She stands for nothing.

It ended too suddenly and did leave some questions unanswered. Oct 25, Steph Reviewer X rated it really liked it Recommends blids for: My initial reaction was just like yours.

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