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Blog Tour - Beyond

About the book: “Dangerous. Wrong. She could be so close to finding out who I really am, and I don’t want to think about how badly that could damage her. If I have any conscience,
I’ll turn and run. But I can’t let her go.” 

Presley Hale has no idea the guy she just told off in the school parking lot died in a drowning accident four months ago. Why would she? It’s not like she knows she can see the dead. Stunned by Presley’s sixth sense, Landon Blackwood rethinks his planned departure and begins tracking her to find answers to their mysterious connection.

When their complicated relationship turns dangerous, they learn that tampering with the boundaries of death comes with consequences. Can Landon save Presley from the insidious spirits who have marked her for death, or was their love doomed from the beginning?

My review: This book is kind of a wild ride! I loved every minute of it. I love the plot line that is really nothing like I've seen before. I love the way it will appeal to young adult readers and adult readers alike. It really is so great!

Presley is such a great character. I loved the way you could see her strength throughout the whole book. She is a senior in high school, due to her mom's job, she's had to move at the beginning of the year. And things aren't going well for her. She has become the target of a bully, or maybe several, that wasn't quite clear to her in the story so it wasn't clear to the reader. Presley has always had to care for her autistic brother, I love the way she does it with love for him, throughout the whole story.

Something really interesting about Presley, that she doesn't even realize, is that she can see dead people. That's how she and Landon meet. Landon was killed in a tragic accident that his family, and really the whole community, are having a hard time getting over.

It was fun to see the story through Landon's point of view as well. He is a great character. I loved the care he had for his family, his twin, his friends and community as well as Presley.

I enjoyed the plot, especially the ending. But it did leave me wondering just how Presley's family felt after everything happened. I don't want to give anything away, so I'll stop at that. 

This is such a great book! I loved every minute I spent reading it!

I was sent an e-copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.

Purchase link: Amazon

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