Splintered E–pub/E–book

This book literally made my jaw drop I m still reeling from some of the offensive annoying and downright incorrect things that made it past editors proofreaders and buyersI could point out the way mental illness is sensationalized for a bit of drama and Alyssa s mother is just put in a straitjacket and wheeled off to a padd White irl anthem time because literally ew I can tLiterallyEwI can tSo the other day I was watching Grey s Anatomy and I knew I was making a mistake because being a casual viewer and by casual I mean that I can stomach perhaps one episode every seven months I wasn t invested enough in the convoluted story or the characters to ignore all of the insanely far fetched medical and social oversights a woman is furious that her brother died because I m a neurosurgeon and I could have saved him even though by law you cannot operate on your own family a woman with a broken neck iving birth in an elevator with no spinal block or stabilizing euipment save for a flimsy neck brace being told to stay very still or your neck will break a woman who just turned the machines

off on her 
on her dead husband being back at work after like two days on bereavement leave the chief of surgery planning to marry the owner of the hospital and then after one fight calling off the wedding surgeons walking around the hospital in owns and masks and loves eating calling off the wedding surgeons walking around the hospital in owns and masks and Thieves Nights gloves eating surgeons at the ambulance bay with long flowing hair left loose a man being surprised that his wife has changed after a stint performing life saving surgery in a war zone and a pair of interns left alone with a pregnant woman with a broken neck and subseuently nearly killing her by loosening her neck braceThe listoes on And it reminds me of this book and the absolutely absurd way it plays out even just from a medical angle A nurse carries a syringe full of drugs in her pocket a woman is put in a strait jacket in a padded cell a young woman with a family is locked away on a ward indefinitely with only scheduled visitsThe nurse with the syringe in her pocket What the fuck Struck off You cannot carry drugs around like keys Even worse is that strait jackets and particularly padded cells are scaremongering horror fiction using strait jackets or indeed any extreme physical force is these days widely considered a breach of human rights There is no if and or but the author was sensationalizing mental illness A patient like Alyssa s mother would never ever be confined to a strait jacket and certainly not a padded cellAlison would be assessed medicated and put back out into the community Probably with home help She s a young woman capable of looking after herself Gone are the days in WHICH MENTALLY ILL PEOPLE WERE IMMEDIATELY mentally ill people were immediately up behind bars But that s not tantalizing enough is it A G Howard That s not sensational or exciting It s not thrilling to see someone with mental illness take her medicine and live a normal life This book is FUBAR in terms of how it deals with mental illness Like holy fuck I cannot Miss Dulane And My Lord get over the nurse with the syringe in her pocket Her POCKET That shit stays on the drug trolley and thenoes straight in the Mrs Zant And The Ghost goddamn sharps bin when it s done How did nobody catch this How This book went through an agent an editor and a whole publishing house and no one thought to themselves Is that even allowedLook I should have known before I even started this The blurb sort of piued my interest because I love parallel universes andirls who fall into them but Alice in Wonderland always Alyssa Gardner hears the whispers of bugs and flowers precisely the affliction that landed her mother in a mental hospital years before This family curse stretches back to her ancestor Alice Liddell the real life inspiration for Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Alyssa might be crazy but she manage. SplinteredFucking puppy Its not even like I m reading too much into this because Morpheus kept pointing it out And I feel so sorry for his actual girlfriend who he used and cheated on What the fuck is wrong with his mindsetAlyssa fell who he used and cheated on What the fuck is wrong with his mindsetAlyssa fell his bullshit everytime I can tI just can t even with her She was a complete mary sue That s all I have to sayMorpheus had his bullshit detector on the entire time which made me love him His relationship with Alyssa though was so back and forth it made my head spinThe plot itself was alright I would ive it a 4 The ending was kind of uick and cheapened Just no a 4 The ending was kind of uick and cheapened Just no Jeb though Just noETAA month ago a made the mistake of taking the plunge and reading the seuel ot it from the library no way in hell would I spend money on that trash and it was even worse than I expected If you re interested in seeing a slightly spoilery rant regarding the seuel and Jeb again then you can see it hereAll I can say is apparently the author based Jeb off of her own husband and if that doesn t make you uestion the society we live in than I don t know what ever will Reread with friends at For Love Of A BookSo after re reading this I was uickly oing down to a 3 star maybe less just because of Jeb s character I mean he s hot and all and he s does ood things sometimes but for the most part he just sucks I don t like the way he s controlling with Alyssa I mean who is he to be telling her what she can and can t do or be with when he has a irlfriend Whatever And even though Morpheus did some devious things in the book I just love him and his beautiful blue wings So I left it st 4 stars The thing is Alyssa is related to the Alice Liddell that Lewis Carroll wrote about and they all o mad Alyssa s mom is in an about and they all The Smash Smash Truck go mad Alyssa s mom is in an asylum for talking about rabbit holes and trying to kill Alyssa and talking bugs and flowers Alyssa and her dad visit Alison in the ward all of the time But things are just not as they seem Why would they be it s all cray in Wonderland world Alyssa is a skaterirl and she can hear the bugs and plants talking too She thinks she s The Hatchet going too mad like all of the other women in the family But no she just ends up Adalet A Ao Lu Nun Romanc L going to Wonderland to be with Morpheus and try to help her mom And of course Jeb just has too along and for a while there I was ill reading all of his nonsense Alas the crazy ensued and we were off to the races with madness all around There were a lot of pretty cool parts some morbid but hey it is what it is And the freaking book covers on these books are some of the most amazing I have ever seen MY BLOG Melissa Martin s Reading ListMel SPOILER FREE REVIEW You understand the logic behind the illogical Alyssa It s in your nature to find tranuility amid the madness And that s what we re doing here We are I Know You By Heart giving our food a fighting chance I knewoing into this book that I would either love it or hate it and to be honest I so expected the latter Through the Looking Glass is one of my favourite books and as such I knew I would be drawing comparisons the whole time Lucky for me I loved this book I had heard this described as a retelling of Alice s Adventures in Wonderland but I think it is so a reimagining of Alice s Wonderland a darker much sinister Tim Burton esue Wonderland I also found the events of the story aligned much with Through the Looking Glass than they did with Wonderland which Kara Anlat Yazar V S At O Bener got kind of confusing for spoilery reasons Because of this the book really wasn t what I was expecting but I mean that in the best possible wa. Cean of Alice’s tears waking the slumbering tea party and subduing a vicious bandersnatch to fix Alice’s mistakes and save her family She must also decide whom to trust Jeb herorgeous best friend and secret crush or the sexy but suspicious Morpheus her uide through Wonderland who may have dark motives of his

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Ust stank to me I never liked it I don t even like the Disney movie and I literally like all of the Disney movies I uess I thought a retelling would bring something other than fishnets fuckboys and sensationalised mental illness to the table Oh how wrong I was seeing the cover seeing it s another ALICE IN WONDERLAND IDEA SEEING THAT IT ACTUALLY SOUNDS in Wonderland idea seeing that it actually sounds fangirling with everyone on Sonsuzlu A Nokta goodreads seeing the release date More reviews The Beautiful World of booksDNF halfway throughWhat I felt about the cover What I felt when I started reading this book What I felt about the main character What I felt about the male love interests What I felt about the love triangle What I felt about the plot What I felt about the writing My feelings for the book My final verdict Sometime during summer I took this book in my hands looked at it lovingly and sighed before opening the first page and starting my reading of itOh it so isn t the dark but magical story I anticipated It s been months since I ve put it aside to rot next to other books waiting for my interest to rekindle but I just think that will never happen because the only thing I like about it is MORPHEUS So DNF for now and probably for ever Oh well happily never after I m notiving it any stars because it s my brainchild But I will say that I love my heroine and her two The Ethnicity Reader guys theood one and the naughty one and I had a blast warping up Wonderland I LOVED this book enough that I m posting my first ever detailed Goodreads review The writing is Our Bodies Ourselves And The Work Of Writing gorgeous lyrical and evocative without ever descending into unnecessarily purple The story is compelling the twist was unexpected and the characters felt like they were real enough to have heartbeats The author is also one of those wonderful creatures whose pre finished books are clean enough to read I read this in manuscript prealleys and the writing was so polished that I only noticed one error in the text THAT is rareSPLINTERED is a reat so polished that I only noticed one error in the text THAT is rareSPLINTERED is a reat read to Carroll s ALICE IN WONDERLAND without disrespecting the original text in any way It s not a re tellingre envisioning but a story that uses ALICE as background to jump Off Into A New Story into a new story I was hesitant to read it because of the ALICE association I am a lifelong ALICE fan and former university lit instructor However in AG Howard s hands the allusions to the original story are treated with respect It was masterfully done It s also the first book I ve read that I could say was actually a read alike for my Wicked Lovely series I ve seen that phrase thrown around by publishers since WL released and I usually roll my eyes SPLINTERED however is a perfect fit for any of you who enjoyed WL In it you will find a pierced artist who is the protag s best friend a L Trange Chevauch E girl who has a major secret and ends up caught up in the politics of a strange world filled with beautiful terrifying creatures There s even a living ivy vine moment It s a read alike without being derivativeMost of all though SPLINTERED is simply a delicious disturbing mad wonderful read I can t recommend it highly enough Can we take one moment and wonder how much better this book would have been if Jeb wasn t in it CAN WEThisuy was a major douchebag Besides the fact that he was as ood as useless to the entire plot he had no respect all for Alyssa s opinions or decisions Jeb I think Shut the fuck up I decide what you can and can t doProtective was not even how I would describe him Controlling is still an understatement He treated her like S to keep it together For nowWhen her mother’s mental health takes a turn for the worse Alyssa learns that what she thought was fiction is based in terrifying reality The real Wonderland is a place far darker and twisted than Lewis Carroll ever let on There Alyssa must pass a series of tests including draining an ,


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    Splintered E–pub/E–book Sometime during summer I took this book in my hands looked at it lovingly and sighed before opening the first page and starting my reading of itOh it so isn’t the dark but magical story I anticipated It’s been months since I’ve put it aside to rot next to other books waiting for my interest to rekindle but I just think that will never happen because the only thing I like about it is MORPHEUS So DNF for now and p

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    A.G. Howard ↠ 8 Free read Splintered E–pub/E–book SPOILER FREE REVIEW “You understand the logic behind the illogical Alyssa It's in your nature to find tranuility amid the madness And that's what we're doing here We are giving our food a fighting chance”I knew going into this book that I would either love it or hate it and to be honest I so expected the latter Through the Looking Glass is one of my favourite books and as such I knew I would be drawing comparisons the whole time Lucky f

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