Posts Categorized: Parallel Lives

Sep 12
Review: Relativity by Cristin Bishara

Review: Relativity by Cristin Bishara

I’m not going to pretend that I understood everything about parallel lives and wormholes as they were described in Relativity, but that did not detract from my enjoyment of this book. Ruby wants what we all want, and what we all should have: loving parents and a happy home.  But she doesn’t have that.  Her mother died while Ruby was young, and her father remarried a woman who doesn’t pay a great deal of attention to Ruby, and Ruby’s stepsister… Read more »


Aug 26
Review: Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick and Suzanne Young

Review: Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick and Suzanne Young

Pivot Point, by Kasie West, is one of my top reads in 2013 and is a stand-out among books with a parallel lives focus.  (You can see my review of Pivot Point here.)  Just Like Fate is just like Pivot Point’s wanna-be little sister. Caroline’s story heads down two paths when her beloved grandmother is near death.  Caroline’s family is visiting her grandmother in the hospital to say their goodbyes.  Caroline’s best friend, Simone, encourages Caroline to get out for… Read more »


Mar 18
Review: Pivot Point by Kasie West

Review: Pivot Point by Kasie West

“Stay here with others like you, or leave the Compound and live in a world surrounded by people who only use ten percent of their brains.”  This is the choice Addie must make when her parents tell her they’re getting a divorce and that she must choose with whom to live.  As a Searcher, Addie has the ability to see into the future of either potential option.  With that framework set in place, we are off!  Each chapter switches between… Read more »