Monday, July 18, 2016

Mini-review: Since You've Been Gone

Since You've Been Gone 
Author: Morgan Matson
Release date: May 6, 2014 
Published by: Simon & Schuster 
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

It was Sloane who yanked Emily out of her shell ad made life 100% interesting. But right before what should have been the most epic summer, Sloane just...disappears. All she leaves behind is a to-do list. 

On it, thirteen Sloane-inspired tasks that Emily would normally never try. But what if they could bring her best friend back?

Apple picking at night? Ok, easy enough.
Dance until dawn? Sure. Why not?
Kiss a stranger? Um...

Emily now has this unexpected summer, and the help of Frank Porter (totally unexpected), to check things off Sloane's list. Who knows what she'll find?

Go skinny-dipping? Wait...what? (Summary from

Have you ever just wanted to hug a book when you finished? I don't want to let this one go. It is about friendship, or rather the loss of a friendship, but more than that it's about a journey of self-discovery. Who do you become when you lose the person who has helped define you? How do you navigate a world that seems so different when you're in it alone? That's what Emily has to figure out for herself, and she has one beautiful journey that is well worth the read!

View all my reviews

No comments:

Post a Comment