When Smiles Fade
Publish date: January 23rd 2013
Pages no: 470
Edition language: English
Ugh, I get that Emma had a horrific childhood and that she was sick of being abused, but I was sick of reading about it as much as Emma had to endure it. It just got repetitive and too depressing. I got about 35% through it and quit. I don't think I could have read 470 pages worth of this stuff.
A poignant story that will have you thinking about it long after the last page has been turned.This author has a way of writing that really gets you into the book and makes you feel as if you are right there with the characters. The story is a touching and powerful tale about abuse and its effects. ...