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THE EDGE OF NOWHERE

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

The bestselling author of the Inspector Lynley crime novels turns to teens with this paranormal-series opener.Fourteen-year-old Becca King finds herself stranded on Whidbey Island in Washington state, without family, friends or funds, and with an angry, murderous stepfather on her trail. Becca has the power to hear snippets of other people's thoughts, which is both a blessing and a curse. She ... Read full review

Review: The Edge of Nowhere

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Sarah Hannah Gomez

Becca King wasn't always called Becca. When she learned that her stepfather, Jeff, was planning a murder, she and her mother went on the run. That meant saying goodbye to her old San Diego self, Hannah Armstrong, and saying hello to Becca King, who had horribly dyed black hair, who was overweight, and who was headed to an island off the coast of Washington to stay with a friend of her mother's ... Read full review

Review: The Edge of Nowhere

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

The Edge of Nowhere by Elizabeth George Publication Date: September 4, 2012 Genres: Fiction Hardcover: 448 pages Publisher: Viking Juvenile ISBN10: 0670012963 ISBN13: 9780670012961 Recommend Twitter Email Print ShareThis Comment Elizabeth George Biography Bibliography Find a Book View all | By Author | By Genre | By Date More to Read Courageous by by Randy Alcorn Christian, Fiction City of ... Read full review

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User Review  - KatherineB729 - LibraryThing

After receiving this book as a Giveaway on Goodreads, I eagerly opened the package and instantly fell in love with this beautiful cover. The storyline was gripping and from the moment I started, I ... Read full review

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User Review  - angee1011 - LibraryThing

I won this book via LibraryThing. When I requested it, I didn't fully grasp how much I was going to enjoy it. I'd never heard of Elizabeth George, so I didn't know she if she was good. There were many ... Read full review

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User Review  - LemurKat - LibraryThing

Whilst this was one book that did keep me wanting to read more (I finished it in two days), it also left me feeling somewhat cheated. This is Elizabeth George's first delving into the teen market, and ... Read full review

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User Review  - TheMadHatters - LibraryThing

I had to force myself to finish this book. Elizabeth George may be a bestselling adult author, but the writing in this book was just awful--George has no idea how to write dialogue that actually ... Read full review

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User Review  - KClaire - LibraryThing

Whidbey Island, telelpathy, mystery, and suspense. It all works, and it all kind of doesn't. The characters could have benefited from a little less "hey I'm an adolescent" fuzzy thinking and a little more edge. Enjoyed it mainly because I lived on Whidbey Island for 3 years. Read full review

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User Review  - smik - LibraryThing

Amazon lists THE EDGE OF NOWHERE as a young adult novel and Elizabeth George's own site tells us it is the beginning of a 4 book series located on Whidbey Island (where the author lives). The blurb ... Read full review

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User Review  - millett23 - LibraryThing

I really liked this book, I was caught from the first chapter. There were a couple of areas that weren't explained well, you were left a little confused, but within a couple pages you knew where you ... Read full review

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