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I started this book not knowing what to expect and found that I could hardly put it down once I started the read.
As I said earlier, I enjoyed the stream of consciousness type of writing early on, but towards the latter half of the book there’s just too much description for me.
To not give away the plot line, I will say this book did what others often failed to do, finishes the entire story.
by Isla Morley
this is a scary reality the story shows the desperately consign struggle between one child and her deluded captor. Read more
I saw Above on another reviewer’s “Best of 2014” list, and the premise intrigued me. I had read both Room by Emma Donoghue and Jaycee Dugard’s autobiography, and really loved both... Read morePublished 27 days ago by booknerdsbraindump
Another insipid story. I guess it wanted to be a cross between that book <i>Room</i> (or is it The Room?) and <i>Gated</i> by Christine Parker. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Azul
Great book with unexpected twists and turns...will look for more of this authors work! Don't start reading this if u have a busy week ahead!Published 1 month ago by cathy ullman
I received a copy of Above from the publisher in return for an honest review.
After reading the blurb for Above I was really intrigued and looking forwards to reading... Read more
Blythe, a sixteen-year-old Kansas schoolgirl is abducted and kept in an abandoned silo by a survivalist, who is convinced that the world is about to end. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Liz Wilkins
Isla Morley's latest novel, "Above", is ostensibly a teenage abduction thriller. Gradually, though, and almost imperceptibly, the book turns into something so much more, as... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Steve Benner
This is about a young teen girl named Blythe. She is taken captive and held by a man in a silo for 15 years. What happens in that silo makes for very interesting reading. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Gerard F. Zemek