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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Beth – myradle you covered your eyes, because I gave the whole book away in this review. A girl tortures a cat by denying it food and water and keeping it in unsanitary conditions her entire room is a litter box.

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Fresh out of the hippie communes, Laureb is new to ev Lauren Myracle has created a dark and scary piece of YA that sets itself apart from most other attempts at teen-friendly horror mostly because it worksand it actually touches on some pretty heavy themes that make it all the more interesting. Get it now on Searching for streaming and purchasing options But then I thought sequel. The book takes place inin a time when racism was more prominent than it is today.


I wanted Sandy to end up being a really cool girl, because I think that would lahren teens the message that they should reach out to kids who aren’t considered popular. The resolution left me pretty devoid of laursn. Good writing, good structure, strong characters, vivid setting, amazing suspense.

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What I really liked about this book was how the story started out – set in late the s, 14 year old Blkss has lived with her hippie parents on a commune or some other alternative living situation for her whole life. But I still really liked this book. 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.

United States of America. Visit her online at www. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Adult Written by umbrelllainternet July 18, Then I tried one of her full length novels, Rhymes With Witches, and while the premise intrigued me, the novel felt like a countdown to self-implode by the last page. It’sand Bliss InTheMorningDew, fresh from the commune, having been relinquished by her hippie mother to her grandmother, now must make her way through an exclusive private school built specifically to avoid racial integration post-Civil Rights Act.

Bliss ran to Sarah Lynn and started crying, she could not believe that Sarah Lynn was dead. Based on one impression, Mitchell tells her she’s different, and is immediately smitten by her. So, in summary, I really enjoyed this laurren. This is not the type of writing you’d expect from Lauren Myracle if you’ve read her other books.

In the book Bliss meets this girl named Sandy and they soon become friends. She stands for nothing. Even though it seems myarcle there was unfinished business, I would recommend this book because it has a bit of horror and there are unexpected events.

I really wanted to like this book, but I’m more angry at myself for wasting my time reading it. 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 grandmother enrolls her in a private school, because, well, the public schools are integrated.


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I was soooo excited when I ran across myraclee at the library and after I read the book jacket, I couldn’t wait to get home and start it.

Later, they go on to have this rebelling society discussion that makes me question Mitchell’s character, but this is never talked about again.

Once it is revealed, the reader’s task is to deal with the anticipation of disastrous consequences. Bliss is a new student at Crestview Academy in Atlanta, Georgia. The dialogue between the characters — especially between Bliss and Sandy — is consistent and natural. And what about Liliana?

Bliss (Crestview Academy, #1) by Lauren Myracle

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I really hope you’ll share once you’ve read it. What was awful about the book was the crazy supernatural plot line.

The character development is another great aspect of the novel. Why or why not? Want to Read saving…. Nov 05, Carol ina rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Blise is a quick and creepy tale. Blisx a result, I am torn whether or not to recommend this title.

She insists that Bliss spend all her time with her and not her other friends. Get to Know Us. I was upset Sandy was “getting away with it”.