Broken Things

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• Author :Lauren Oliver
• Pages :
416 Sheets
• ISBN-10 :
• ISBN-13 :9780062224132
• Release :
October 2, 2018
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⊕ Plot Summary : “It’s been 5 years since Summer Marks was viciously dead within the woods. everybody thinks Mia and Brynn killed their ally. That driven by their obsession with a unique known as The approach into unloved the 3 ladies had imaginary themselves into the supernatural world wherever their fantasies became twisted, even deadly. the sole issue is: they didn’t love. On the day of remembrance of Summer’s death, a ostensibly insignificant discovery resurrects the mystery and pulls Mia and Brynn back along once more. however because the lines begin to blur between past and gift and fiction and reality, the women should confront what extremely happened within the woods all those years ago—no matter however monstrous.

“Oliver masters the slow reveal during this mystery-laden thriller… Taut and twisting, Oliver’s latest are a few things special.” (Booklist (starred review))

“Captivating and sinister from the beginning, the novel’s depiction of feminine frenemies and villains is recent and sophisticated… a must have.” (School Library Journal)

“Expect readers to own abundant to debate with a provocative and discordant conclusion… A page-turner needless to say.” (Kirkus Reviews)

“This novel has all the weather of a thriller—an unsolved murder, long-held secrets and lies, sorrowing best friends…[and] it succeeds in making associate eerie setting and atmosphere.” (Publishers Weekly)”

⊗ Author Profile

“Lauren Oliver, whose real name is Laura Suzanne Schechter, is a novelist. After obtaining a BA in Literature and Philosophy from the University of Chicago in 2004, she worked as an assistant editor at Razorbill Editions of Penguin Books in New York. In 2008 she obtained a Master of Creative Writing (MFA) at the University of New York. “The Last Day of My Life” (Before I Fall, 2010), her first novel, becomes a bestseller, and she leaves her job to devote herself to full-time writing. In 2017, “The Last Day of My Life” was adapted to the cinema and directed by Ry Russo-Young.”

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