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Afterwards by Rosamund Lupton
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Apr 10, 2012

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Read from April 29 to May 02, 2012

I went back and forth on this book a LOT. Every chapter or two I would have a wild shift of opinion: great story, but blitheringly pointless narrative gimmick; compelling plot, but ENOUGH with the twists already, just get to the reveal and end the book; great characters, but hard to keep them straight since there are about a kajillion of them and the second-person narrative doesn't make it easier. I'm still not sure if the ending was marvellously crafted or ham-handedly manipulative. There are definitely a lot of things going for this book, but it's not flawless by any means.

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