Ripple by Mandy Hubbard – book cover, description, publication history. 16 May Two years ago, year-old Lexi killed Steven, the first boy she ever loved. While everyone believes his drowning was an accident, Lexi can’t. Ripple (Razorbill/Penguin, Hardcover July ’11, Paperback June ’12) In Ripple, Mandy Hubbard spins a sea-ravaged tale of melancholy beauty, and the.
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The next day, Boy 3 takes her to the boardwalk where they play putt-putt golf and drive Go Karts. I think that’s wh So, I may be a bit biased since I do have a thing for sirens I loved the story.
Maybe that is due to the fact Gubbard had just finished The Hidden by Jessica Verday, but these stories have been hitting my heart lately.
So if you’re desperate to read a YA about a siren, then go ahead and give this a shot. I know that she had killed him, but all in all it hadn’t been her fault and she had been only sixteen. Maybe if her mom had died when she was an infant it would make sense, but she was 11 or 12 when it happened. Those that were once her best friends now say nasty things to her and treat her unkindly. I know it happens. I just want to gush about how much I loved this book.
Let me dot point the ways. Each page makes me wanting for more when I got to the end of the page i was disappointed. I’m huhbard happy she suggested it to me.
He knows there is something going on, and he wants that wall that she has built up to be brought down. So I started bu book with excitement, and was at first intrigued in the story, but then the excitement started to slowly fizzle downward.
The guilt alone would be enough to drive a person insane with grief. I haven’t read about one of those before. The focus is on those boys. Maybe that had something to do with my not getting on board the romance as much as I wanted to.
I love Mandy’s easy and fun writing style, it never takes me long to read them because I just can’t put the story down I rippoe read a whole lot with sirens, and I loved how this was different and stood out. It is so easy one day for everything to be perfect and then something unexpected, and unpredictable happens that changes everything.
Ripple by Mandy Hubbard
Against her better judgement, she’s opening up again, falling in love with someone new when she knows she shouldn’t. The storyline itself is unique and the plot twists were fantastic.
Wow, so glad she gives a dang about killing someone. Aug 23, Anne rated it liked it Shelves: Nov 08, Jessica rated it liked it Shelves: She swims in secret up in the mountains, far away from anyone that might hear her deadly song.
Mandy Hubbard: Ripple
His black Range Rover is all sparkle and shine. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Obviously I couldn’t imagine the pain and loneliness that Hy has lived with, but I was able to connect with her and from the very beginning. And now i’m going to go cry because it’s over. We got a bucketload of information about the origin of Lexi’s curse all at once.
Sure, Lexi whose name I kept forgetting as I was reading this, btw goes swimming a few times and her skin sometimes turns into iridescent fish scales in the water at night. You hated each others guts for two years! I was sad for Sienna in the end, for losing her brother,parents, and best friend, for being left alone with feelings maney grief, hatred,and betrayal, and for her lonlieness- even when surrounded by her friends at school.
He genuinely seems to try mandu get to know her and tries to draw Lexi out of her shell.