Monday, May 23, 2016
Every Exquisite Thing - Matthew Quick
The book The Bubblegum Reaper has changed Nanette O'Hare's life. She was once quiet and did what was expected of her until reading the book and meeting the author, Nigel Booker. He introduces her to Alex. Alex is a poet her age. He introduces her to a younger boy named Oliver, who was bullied at school. Together, they try to solve the real life mysteries of the The Bubblegum Reaper.
Alex stands up to Oliver's bullies and is arrested. Nanette falls apart and does not make good decisions.
Release Date: May 31, 2016
ARC received from Little Brown Books for Young Readers
Suggested Level: High School
Every Exquisite Thing is not my typical read. I wasn't a fan. It wasn't a bad book. In fact, I really enjoyed the beginning and couldn't put it down. It lost me about half way through.