What happens if you've done something terrible? But you can't remember what. And you don't know how to put it right ... When Carl opens his eyes on the banks of a lake, his brother is being zipped into a body bag. What happened in the water? He can't remember. And when he glimpses a beautiful... show more
What happens if you've done something terrible? But you can't remember what. And you don't know how to put it right ... When Carl opens his eyes on the banks of a lake, his brother is being zipped into a body bag. What happened in the water? He can't remember. And when he glimpses a beautiful girl he thinks he recognises, she runs away.Suddenly he knows he must find her - because together they must face the truth before it drowns them.
Publish date: May 2nd 2013
Publisher: Chicken House
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
I have to start off by saying that the book cover is really misleading for this book. Usually when you see a cover with a girl on it you generally can give assumption the book is about a girl, told in a girl POV. Not the case. I sometimes wish authors had a say in what was on the cover of their book...
*Worum geht's?*Rob ist tot. Ertrunken in dem tödlichen Wasser des Sees - und Carl war dabei. Doch er kann sich an nichts erinnern. Seit jenem verhängnisvollen Tag leidet Carl unter Gedächtnisverlust und wird von unzähligen Fragen geplagt. Warum waren er und sein Bruder bei Sturm am See? Wer ist das ...
"Drowning - Tödliches Element" ist ganz anders, als ich mir das aufgrund des Klappentextes vorgestellt hatte. Die Autorin konnte mich damit wirklich positiv überraschen, auch wenn ich mich erst an ihren Schreibstil gewöhnen musste. Dieser liest sich zwar flüssig, doch manche Sätze waren mir teilweis...
The Drowning is very different from Ward's first trilogy, Numbers, in many ways, but it is also very similar. The thing I love the most about this author is that we know what to expect and my expectations were very high for The Drowning. Those expectations were, however, were low compared to how muc...
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