For as long as she can remember, Lucy Aimes has been plagued by a dark, recurring dream of drowning. But when her family moves to an old plantation outside New Orleans, she starts having intense new dreams, vivid scenes of a bygone era filled with people she shouldn't know but does. Searching for... show more
For as long as she can remember, Lucy Aimes has been plagued by a dark, recurring dream of drowning. But when her family moves to an old plantation outside New Orleans, she starts having intense new dreams, vivid scenes of a bygone era filled with people she shouldn't know but does. Searching for answers to her haunting visions, Lucy reluctantly descends into the city's mystical culture.
What she finds is Alex, a charming but mysterious boy who behaves as if they've known each other forever. Lucy shouldn't be so drawn to him . . . but she is. As she tries to solve the mystery surrounding Alex, a centuries-old vendetta unspools around her, resulting in a vicious murder. Now trapped in a dangerous crossfire, Lucy must act fast to save her future—and everyone she loves.
Publish date: 08-10-2014
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
Sweet Unrest was a great read filled with mystery and intrigue.Set in New Orleans, Lucy Aimes life is about to get very strange when she and her family move to an old plantation. For as long as she has remembered she has had recurring dreams of drowning but those dreams take on a different purpose w...
I love all things southern gothic, NOLA, voodoo, and so on, so I was excited to read Sweet Unrest. It had all of those things and more. And yet I still had some mixed opinions about the story. Lucy and her family have moved from Chicago to an historical plantation outstide of New Orleans. It is a ...
ReviewI devoured this book. The Louisiana scenery sucked me in.Lucy is a character you can love and hate all at the same time. She drives you crazy with her naivety, but makes up for it her bravery and understanding. She acts like a brat at times, and that drove me crazy. I did appreciate the f...
I received a free copy of this book from the publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review, thank you! I'd recently read some other books from Flux that I quite enjoyed so I was more than willing to give this book a try... Lucy isn't happy when her parents decide to leave Chicago to m...