Twenty-year-old Leah’s been in a state of collapse since her boyfriend’s fatal accident. His aunt swoops in and saves her by providing a rent-free place to stay in. Read Come See About Me by C. K. Kelly Martin by C. K. Kelly Martin by C. K. Kelly Martin for free with a 30 day free trial. Read eBook on the web, iPad, iPhone . C.K. Kelly Martin, who’s written several marvelous young adult novels, couldn’t find a traditional publisher for her first book for adults, Come See.
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Mentre Leah vorrebbe riacciuffare i passato, lui vorrebbe cancellarlo, c.k.kelyl sono stati scottati anche se in modo diverso ed entrambi vorrebbero essere lasciati soli ed in pace ed invece ogni volta che si vedono finiscono per parlare troppo, e di cose troppo intime.
If you are a seller for this product, would you like to abokt updates through seller support? I really like the way you describe these people as being regular and not heroes, and the story maritn having beautiful prose. It is a bit sad, but th Wow Come See About Me is about how life is about stepping forward, even when there are a million things that can hold you back. There is a part towards the end with the relationship drama that totally made me laugh out loud.
When it comes to writing a character coping with grief, C. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.
But then walks in the Irish man, Liam. Melissa i swim for oceans November 25, at 7: Soon Leah’s falling into a casual sexual relationship with Irish actor Liam Kellehan, who has troubles of his own, even as she continues to yearn for her dead boyfriend.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Without the bounds of being a YA book, Martin is able to explore more sexually, and the scenes are essential to the relationship and so gorgeously and evocatively done.
Just when things seem to be going so well, Liam’s ex shows up and feeds Leah some bullshit. View all 15 comments.
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There’s a problem loading this menu right now. LOL” Really drags in places. But it’s never obvious to Leah and it’s not necessarily obvious to the reader, either. Paperbacks are available now via Createspace from Amazon. But every time it occurs to me it feels fresh. Tutti intorno a lei, la compiangono certo, ma al tempo stesso vorrebbero vederla riprendersi, mentre lei invece vorrebbe solo fermare il tempo e stare aggrappata con le unghie e con i denti al passato.
I wouldn’t be surprised if many readers were turned off by a sample of this novel, merely because these first pages are hard to read.
According to Martinno one knew how to market a novel with a 20 year old protagonist. Come and see about me Autore: I met my husband when I was Leah’s age, and her reflections on the early days of their relationship very relatable on a personal level.
Come See About Me is the sort of contemporary adult fiction I’m always wanting to read, but what doesn’t seem to exist in the marketplace. He puts her back together? Although there were a couple things that didn’t quite ring true to me, some of the other stuff actually ended up being pretty good — realistic and emotional. That through time you’ll learn to accept and live with it. Try not to pass out from the shock, but there are actual, diverse characters in this novel. Also, big thumbs up to the author for including a non-judgmental and matter-of-fact use of the morning-after pill.
Following Bastian’s death, Leah is unable to move forward and the worry of her close family and friends – their expectations, really, that she get on with life and not allow this event to derail her future – is suffocating.
Come See About Me by C.K. Kelly Martin
And since “Adult” fiction typically features older narrators, not a recent college dropout, it couldn’t be marketed as “Adult. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.
And boy was it was heartbreakin 4. I liked one of them a good deal and the other one…not so much. We learn what she likes and dislikes organically, like her distaste for shrimp, and it never feels staged or hokey.
Come See About Me by CK Kelly Martin
Everything Leah does and feels is true to adulthood — it’s about figuring out how to tackle life when you don’t have your parents there to tell you what to do anymore. Together they had some amazing chemistry. But, I also felt for Liam as well, and wanted him to be okay.
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