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Proof of Purple

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Sixteen-year-old Saige Pemberton lives in a perfect world—a world free of sickness, crime, and chaos. But for Saige, nothing in her life is as easy as it should be: not with her family, and not with her friends.

Risa Dobbin has always been a model citizen, but when the world she trusted fails her, she begins to ask questions she never dared to ask before.

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Paperback, 294 pages
Published November 19th 2018 by Amethyst Publishing
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Angie Thompson
Ummm... Okay... Whoa... Wow...

This book was just--powerful. Unforgettable. Amazing. Pulled me in from literally phrase one and had me completely enthralled until the ending sentence. Okay--can we talk about the ending? No, of course we can't. Because that's spoilers. But my heart and my brain are still trying to process what actually just happened. (view spoiler)
Millie Florence
Mar 21, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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3.5 stars

Proof of Purple By J. C Buchanan was a book written with passion and emotion. The intensity of the feelings involved is only something an author could write with her full heart, and I applaud J. C.

No book is perfect, and I did have some problems with this one, although there were definitely parts I enjoyed as well.

The biggest problem for me was that the characters lacked character. I was a beta reader for this book, so I can tell that there has definitely been improvement in the final c
Rose (Adventurous Bookworm)
4.5 Stars
Besides the gorgeous cover, I was hooked by the first sentence. I found it easy to relate to Saige at the beginning of the novel, and I believe that a lot of high school students will understand.
The story switches focus between the three girls often, adding depth in the story through different perspectives and emotions.
The dystopian world is certainly different from most. The world is ruled by time; a time for one thing and a time for another. I found it interesting that the tests dicta
Adrianna Gardner
Oct 11, 2020 rated it really liked it
It was amazing like what??? The only thing is how it ended did the end up saving her sister or not. If was kinda a cliff hanger for me so i wish there was another book but that is my brain though. Overall I thought it was really good!!!
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Hi, I’m J.C.! I’m the author of three novels (The Hidden Amethyst, You’ll Be Like Faye, & Proof of Purple) and one novella (Far Away Faye).

I’ve been writing for as long as I can remember and reading for even longer. Stories are my passion, and it is my joy and honor to craft my own for the glory of my King!

When I’m not writing, thinking about writing, or reading, you can likely find me hanging o

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