Hit and Run (Lurlene McDaniel)
This is a story that involves mystery, thriller, romance, life philosophy all into one..It is a marvelous book!
Basically it shows how people's lives are tightly and closely connected..how one stupid act can lead to destroying many lives. Analise goes to babysit one day, and never comes back home. Jere...more
Quinn is the MVP Senior ready to take on college and the baseball world.
Laurie is a freshman just trying to make it in HS and live up to her mom's "good ol' days".
When Annelisse is doesn't call home after a night of babysitting have people worried.
What could possible tie these very different people together, and how will it end?
'Hit and Run' by Lurlene McDaniel is about four teens, Analise, Laurie, Jeremy and Quinn. This is mainly about Quinn and Laurie who were driving on the road and hit what they thought was a deer. Later at school they found out that a girl at their school named Analise was in an accident, it happened in the same exact place they hit a deer. Laurie felt extremely guilty so she threatens Quinn to date her until graduation or she would tell his dad and ruin his entire future for him. I en...more
I quite liked this. It is a YA book and it only took a couple of hours to read. The point of view alternates between the four main characters. I didn't like what some of the characters did, but I still liked the book. I will read...more
Suddenly, Quin slams on the...more
Hit and Run focuses on Laurie, a freshman at Asheville High, who adores Quin, the talented athlete whom everyone has high expectations. Laurie was in the same car in which Quin was drinking and driving in, resulting in a senior at her school getting injured and fleeing the scene. After Laurie found out the truth, she uses this chance to blackmail Quin into being his girlfriend and increasing her popularity. Even though Laurie gained popularity, she felt guilty for...more
The best thing about this book is seeing whats happening from different points of views. I really liked seeing that because I really like learning about different people in the same situation....more
June 12, 2007
In this book Analise a senior in high school was going for a bike ride one night when suddenly she went missing for two days. The cops found her lying on the side of the mountain road. Laurie a freshman got asked out on a date with the coolest senior in her school Quin. Quin took her to a party on top of the mountain, when he tried to convince Laurie to get in the back of his truck she refused and said to take her home. On their way home...more
Hit and Run by: Lurlene McDaniel is an exceptional novel that shows how high school students do anything just to be popular. This novel revolves around 4 people, each having their own perpspectives: Analise, Laurie, Quin, and Jeremy. After a night at the party, Laurie blackmails popular Quin to be her boyfriend to gain popularity as a freshman. But after knowing its all a lie, she feels guilty of covering up a murderous crime.
I thought this book was a fast read with hints of climax that keeps yo...more
One party, a few too many drinks, a chance bike ride, a chance date and leaving the party early. All of these pieces come together to create the perfect setting for a horrible accident.
This story is just heartbreaking. Because you can see how easy it would be. It's told through 4 people - the girl on the date & her date. The girl who is hit and her boyfriend. Through them, you can see all of the pieces of how this perfect storm can create such chaos and devastation.
One day, a sophomore named Laurie Stark, a ordinary girl gets very excited when popular, athletic Quentin Palmer or Quin for short,a senior, asks her out on a date. While they are on their date, Analise Bower, a senior as well was babysitting. After Analise finished babysitting, she didn't bother asking for a ride since she knows the roads and feels safer on her bike. While riding back home in Quin's mother's SUV, Laurie falls asleep and is suddenly awakened by a c...more
I gave this book four stars because I...more
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