In-Depth Sport Psychology oThat a twistreveal is coming It must be right Because what else could account for all this build and no action So when it happened I thought Oh there it is and really wasn t surprised It s the kindf book where it s a little too This Is Our House obvious that the author is trying to be clever so I was waiting for the cleverness to announce itself Weird magical realism books covering up a realistic issue aren t that different anyThe story is about a girl called Cara and her family In October her family become inexplicably accident prone They hide sharpbjects stay inside and try to avoid catastrophe in any way possible The pens with Cara noticing that a girl called Elsie is #in all her pictures just a few strands f hair r a shadow in the #all her pictures maybe just a few strands f hair Dancing Queen or a shadow in the but she is in every singlene Weird huhBut the next 250 pages get weirder and weirder ffering no explanation
"until the very end f the book This might sound compelling "the very end Whats the Big Deal about Americans of the book This might sound compelling honestly it wasn t It was just strange and boring We start to hear about witches and mermaids and nonef it makes a damn bit DK Findout! Birds of sense for a long timeAlso ick Every time I want to kiss you I tell myself you re my little sister and I shouldn t want that because it s fucked up and wrongThe anger in his uiet voice surprises me Does it workSam looks right into my eyes like he s testing himself No Like this book wasn t weird enoughBlog Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Pinterest Wow what an entrancing and surprising read I was provided with an ARCf this book for review from PenguinWell that was a really interesting book with an interesting premise but I didn t LOVE it I definitely enjoyed itneeded to know WHAT HAPPENED There was also some good representation not really gonna say in case Un printemps Thran of spoils and I enjoyed reading about a book not set in Americar with American main characters That made everything all the interesting The last bit The Witch’s Warning (Aberrations Book 2) of the book was also creepily great it s the partf the book that really shinesThe writing threw me for a loop at first and it took a while to get used to it That coupled with the slightly boring nature The Healing Power of Plants of the first halff the book made it not amazing for me The end And Another Thing... (Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, of the book made up for a lotf the first half though Though I do think the plot was interesting it felt the plot twists were something I had read before so I was never fully surprised It also felt like this book was trying to be a few different books at The Worst Witch Strikes Again once so nothing felt TOTALLY coherentOverall I enjoyed it and pretty much sped through it I definitely don t regret reading it at all but I definitely had some issues If the basic premise sounds interesting to you pick it up You may enjoy it than I did PSA There are a lotf triggering things in this book but I feel like listing them would be considered a spoiler so if you would like to know the triggering things message me and I ll tell you The tear in my world is getting bigger Soon it ll blow the whole universe apart A blend The Truth (Almost) about Bharat of mystery suspense and magical realism The Accident Season blurred the lines between reality and fantasy With an unreliable narrator and engaging prose it has become confusing in a good way to know where the fantasy ends and the reality begins and that s how I like it It is somehow at least for me reads like a Nova Ren Suma novel The Accident Season is a haunting no I am afraid that I have no secretsThen I backspace and I typeI am afraidf my secretsThen I backspace again and writeI am afraid Mr. Christmas of everybody else s secrets The Accident Season was a book with that gorgeous cover I d seen around lotsf times I read the blur Accidents happen Our bones shatter Where My Heart Used to Beat our skin splitsur hearts break We burn we drown we stay aliveThe Accident Season is an imaginative and whimsical paranormal book that ll keep you up at night Just a little tip you might want to keep a teddy bear close while reading this The Truth (Discworld, one tooThe main thing that turned this into a successfully haunting read was the writing style Doyle s writing will make you feel like you re floating and maybe even kindf unsteady which is perfect to get a good feel f the story s spooky atmosphere Although for some weirdos like me it might be a bit ff putting Personally it made it a bit tougher for me to feel like I said I was sort Secret Suffragette of floating throughout the whole bookAnd now let s talk about the characters While I did love the ideaf them I didn t really love them Let me elaborate here See I love how Doyle seemed to go against some character stereotypes but I just couldn t get a good grasp 7 Secrets of the Goddess of them Maybe it was becausef the floaty feeling the book gave me Maybe it s because I felt like some Indianomix of them were too allver the place like everyone kissed everyone without telling each My Favorite Earthling (Otherworldly Men, otherr because I wasn t given enough time to really figure them Doglands outThis book also had romance in it which mayr may not be a good thing I mean I didn t love any Riveted (Iron Seas, of the relationships in particular but I didn t mind them bein. Nteen yearld Cara's life for as long as she can remember Towards the end An Officer and a Spy of October foreshadowed by the deathsf many relatives before them Cara's family becomes inexplicably accident prone They banish knives to locked draw. 35Despite the low rating I want to say that this book #was great It had an addictive uality to it it was #great It had an addictive uality to it it was hard to put down at times I just found the twist to be rather predictable and I also DESPISED the weird relationships between the characters Overall the writing was great and this is definitely the perfect book to pick up in the month Fates (Fates, of Octoberas it takes place in October THIS STORY IS SO WILDLY MARVELLOUS You know those kindf stories that just glue themselves to your soul And you just keep turning pages thinking mg was this made for me WELL I JUST FOUND MINE I can t possibly love The
Accident Season Omg It reminded me f The Darkest Part f the Forest and The Raven Season Omg It reminded me f The Darkest Part OBaby of the Forest and The Raven which are twof "my most favourite books ever it s just "most favourite books EVER It s just full Nerds of that deliciously visual writing and it blurs the linesf reality and contemporary and the characters are all so REAL and fleshed Zack (Areion Fury MC out Like literally I m gasping like a dried fish here IT IS SO ASTOUNDINGLY BEAUTIFUL Ahem So let me talk about the characters Ajfksdla where do I even start It s mainly about 4 teens Cara the narrator and her sister Alice and her stepbrother Sam They are the most adorable siblingish triof ever They re close They love each Shadow on the Crown (The Emma of Normandy Trilogy, other They indulge eachther s fantasies and are THERE for each ContamiNation other They re all a bit wild like they swallowed a teaspoonf magic when they were born AND THEY ALL HAVE HUGE PROBLEMS They are adorable I love them And then there s Bea the fourth part Taxi ins Glück of their group who is Cara s BFF She s like a uirky eclectic tarot card reader who s sortf ignored at home so she s adopted into Sam Cara and Alice s circle I love their friendship particularly how strong it is and how they grow and change and strugglebut they don t LOSE who this closeness YAY JUST YAY YAY YAY I m so tired f books where friends break up and move n I just love when they stick together Also SAM IS JUST THE MOST ADORABLE THING IN THE WORLD He reminded me f Sam from Shiver actually Minus the paper cranes and the tendency to turn into a wolf Small detailsThen the writing OMG THE WRITING It totally just was beautiful although I do admit I got lost a bit particularly toward the end Sometimes it floated so much between reality and air that I just got lost in the blurred lines BUT BAH That doesn t stop me from appreciating the beautifulness I think Bea could set up her wn secrets booth sell all the unsaid things for ten cents a pound How many secrets would fit into a pound I wonderI was absolutely hooked in and just the visuals THE VISUALS The writing was like an ice cream that does a party in your mouth and in your brain MY ENTIRE BRAIN LOVED THIS BOOK OKAYAlso the premise was just delicious It s a little bit contemporary a little bit magical a little big ghosts and a little bit creepy Once a month every year Cara s family have this accident season Just where EVERYTHING goes wrong People even die It s just about their family though so Bea isn t affected But they totally just have to avoid The Magic Rolling Pin open fires and walk carefully and they still end up with a million bruises Omg I just love this premise Iften felt the accidents weren t that bad Like possibly it was a bit Indecent... Exposure (Indecent, of anver reaction BUT BAH I have a bit Not Without a Fight of an analytical brain and sometimes I need to shushhhhh Anyway IT WAS GLORIOUS It really focusedn relationships too and it kind Garden Bouquets and Beyond of reminded mef The Perks The Unseen Wonder of Being a Wallflower and particularly the uotef you accept the love you think you deserveBASICALLY THIS BOOK STOLE MY HEART AND IS NOW ONE OF MY TOP FAVOURITES OF EVER I plan to hug this book for eternity I just will It s that kind The Management Bible of book that just was all for me So I love it So therefore everyone should read it Go now what are you even waiting for READ IT Source I received a digital copyf this book for free Zu schnell on a read to review basis Thanks to Random House Children s Publishers UK and NetGalley It s the accident season the same time every year Bones break skin tears bruises bloom This was a strange but captivating book and I liked the twistsI really liked the characters in this book even if they made some suspect decisions Who sits near a railway line who goes into abandoned buildings during accident season a month long period during which you are most likely to be injured Surely that is just asking for trouble This book is for a very specific typef reader A reader who likes lots f weird imagery and strange writing Possibly those drawn to the books f Nova Ren Suma And those who enjoy not knowing what the hell is going n r what is even actually happening until the last few chapters f the book I am not that type f readerThe Accident Season is a little like We Were Liars and Charm Strange but far boring I was warned about the weird writing style and it didn t bother me so much but it could not make up for the complete lack Invisible (The Curse of Avalon of plot ie random weirdness for 90%f the bookIt will be Yummy Supper obvious to most readers. A bewitching dark and beautiful debut novel about a girl living in the shadowf a mysterious curseIt's the accident season the same time every year Bones break skin tears bruises bloomThe accident season has been part f seve. ,
G there They didn t necessarily add #anything to the story but they didn t take the spotlight ff the mystery either Okay maybe #to the story but they didn t take the spotlight Deep Listening off the mystery either Okay maybe did sortf like the main ship but the side ship I deem this a thing now was pretty meaningless and had no chemistryIf there s ne thing I appreciated most about this book thought it s that it was it actually made sense If I m being really
HONEST HERE A LOT OF MYSTERYhere a lot f mystery thriller books have these twists that come Evolution, Me Other Freaks of Nature outf nowhere The twist in The Accident Season will make you nod your head along while still getting these chills that ll creep up your spineY all should know that I m a huge wuss but for some strange reason still love reading books that ll creep me ut And did Doyle succeed in doing just that There were a handful f scenes in this book where I just wanted to call my mom to bring me a blanket and my teddy bear They weren t particularly holy shit scary but they were definitely spooky and mind bogglingAaand Doyle also included changelings in the book which I greatly appreciated I love how she went with the descriptive route with them I loved picturing these Trajan odd creatures in my mind and it was awesome that eachf them were very different and easily distinguishableAnyone looking for a magical realism book with a good twist and lovely chills will definitely enjoy The Accident Season Unless you don t like getting that floaty feeling when you readDeadly Darlings The Social Potato The Book Geek Twitter Instagram Read the full review Bunnys Book Club Goes to School on 100% Rock Magazine There are no ghostsnly the dust in the light The Peculiar Pig our breath and the wind in the uiet and the feeling that somethingr a lot Cherry Ingram of somethings are watching us So maybe there are ghosts after all Deliciously creepy and wonderfully curious The Accident Season is definitely the perfect autumnal read The author did an excellent jobf making the story The Mermaids Shoes odd enough to give the reader chills but also making it flawed enough to have them second guess themselves from the very first pageSeventeen yearld Cara and her family are cursed Near the end Untameable Rogue (Bennett of October the accident season begins to work and accidents happen Accidents happen Our bones shatterur skin splits The McKettrick Way (McKettricks, our hearts break We burn we drown we stay alive Sometimes people die The Accident Season took thanne Midsummer Masque of Cara s family members away and the family grows accident prone as a conseuence Cara s sister is hit by a car Cara almost drowns their stepbrother Sam breaks bones than is deemed normal and every year they try their hardest to survive Cara s mother goesverboard every year padding the house from top to bottom removing the cooker and sharp utensils Maybe This Time (Belonging or anything sharp really and making sure each kid wears at least three protective layers before leaving the house They must avoid everything that could cause them harm and if there s no way around it for example crossing the road they must at all cost do it togetherBut this year is different Cara after going throughld family photo albums finds that Effetto domino one person is always present in the pictures A young girl called Elsie whom Cara has known since childhood and Cara is convinced that if she confronts Elsie she will find the answers to the accident seasonExcept Elsie is missing None seems to remember her The Midwifes Miracle Baby or even recall what she looked like This year s accident season is about to be the messiestne yetWhat made The Accident Season creepy was firstly the writing style Fowley Doyle has a way with words that makes you feel like you re floating like everything is in fact ghostly and Mendozas Miracle otherworldly There s nothing simplistic about her style especially when it comes to describing abandoned houses It s entrancing and addicting and hard not to get sucked into this IrelandSecondly the characters are what made the story so wonderfully poignant and curious Cara Alice and Sam are a perfect trio they would do anything for eachther and love to indulge each ther s wild fantasies Each characters although always narrated by Cara has their wn personality something that distinguishes them from each Miami Menage other and each characters has secrets they would do anything to keep hiddenI was swept up by the author s writing her descriptionsf Ireland and every scene left me with a dry mouth and a racing heart I absolutely adored the romance how taboo it seemed in both cases and how it didn t eclipse Cara s race in finding Miss Westons Masquerade out the truth about her family Elsie and the past accident seasons And no matter the romance the book focused a lotn relationships in general and it was very We Were Liars and The Perks The Millionaires Proposal of Being a Wallflower in this regard It was very different very wonderful just deliciously amazingThe best way to describe this book would be slightly ghostly incredibly creepy and with a huge dosef mind blowing plot twists ready to give unsuspecting readers headaches Good headaches The Accident Season is the sort Michael (New Orleans Knights of book you can t and won t stop thinking about for a long long tim. Ers cover sharp table edges with padding switchff electrical items but injuries follow wherever they go and the accident season becomes an ever growing bsession and fearBut why are they so cursed And how can they break free.