Girl, Interrupted meets Beautiful Creatures in this fast-paced thriller When sixteen-year-old Faye arrives at Holbrook Academy, she doesn't expect to find herself exactly where she needs to be. After years of strange waking visions and nightmares, her only comfort the bones of dead animals, Faye... show more
Girl, Interrupted meets Beautiful Creatures in this fast-paced thriller When sixteen-year-old Faye arrives at Holbrook Academy, she doesn't expect to find herself exactly where she needs to be. After years of strange waking visions and nightmares, her only comfort the bones of dead animals, Faye is afraid she's going crazy. Fast. But her first night at Holbrook, she feels strangely connected to the school and the island it sits on, like she's come home. She's even made her first real friends, but odd things keep happening to them. Every morning they wake on the floors of their dorm rooms with their hands stained red. Faye knows she's the reason, but what does it all mean? The handsome Kel tries to help her unravel the mystery, but Faye is certain she can't trust him; in fact, he may be trying to kill her - and the rest of the world too. Rich, compelling writing will keep the pages turning in this riveting and tautly told psychological thriller.
Publish date: February 2nd 2012
Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons BYR
Pages no: 309
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Science Fiction
, Paranormal Romance
, School Stories
, Boarding School
Hauntingly beautiful the Harbinger captures the imagination like no other.This story weaves fact and fiction to create a world so different and yet so similar to our own. The words flow from the page and I felt as if I was a part of it and felt every sensation as if it were real. The story was writt...
This book was a mind fuck. I really don't have an opinion on it besides that it was weird and really confusing. First it starts out with a kid, Faye, who ends up in a institution school b/c of her hallucinations then it ends up becoming a weird mix of supernatural powers and ancient civilization god...
Weird book. Good start, lousy finish.
Okay! I can admit I'm a little crazy...some of the thoughts that go through my head: I think "If anyone (besides my bff, of course) heard these things they would probably admit me to the nearest mental institution". But this book...this book...there were times when I had no idea where the writer was...