If You Find Me
Publish date: March 26th 2013
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
It took me a long time to write this review because I have mixed feelings about this book. I think I wanted to like it more than I actually did. Carey and her younger sister have spent ten years living in the woods with their drug-addicted mother. After their mother disappears, they are sent to li...
Emotional, gut wrenching, heart breaking.
If You Find Me (side note: I always want to call this book “If You Can Find Me.” I don’t know why) follows fifteen-year-old Carey and six-year-old Janessa, who have grown up in a camper in the middle of the “Hundred Acre Wood” in Tennessee. Their mother went out for supplies over a month ago and nev...
Kippenvel. Wat een aangrijpend, emotioneel boek.
Initial reaction: I loved the writing, the voice and the honesty in this narrative, even if there were some parts of it I had to suspend disbelief for. It was well worth the time, and hopefully I expound on why in the full review.Full review:Emily Murdoch's "If You Find Me" was such an emotionally g...