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WHERE SHE WENT

Forman, Gayle (Book - 2011 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
WHERE SHE WENT
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Adam, now a rising rock star, and Mia, a successful cellist, reunite in New York and reconnect after the horrific events that tore them apart when Mia almost died in a car accident three years earlier.
Authors: Forman, Gayle
Title: WHERE SHE WENT
Published: New York : Dutton Books, c2011.
Edition: ON ORDER
Characteristics: 264 p. ;,22 cm.
Notes: Sequel to: If I stay.
Summary: Adam, now a rising rock star, and Mia, a successful cellist, reunite in New York and reconnect after the horrific events that tore them apart when Mia almost died in a car accident three years earlier.
Local Note: 1
ISBN: 9780525422945
0525422943
Statement of Responsibility: Gayle Forman
LCCN: 2010013474
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A great follow up to "If I Stay". It showed how life goes on after a tragedy and how happiness stays.

Jun 08, 2014
  • nidofito rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I recommend everyone to listen to the audiobook of Where she Went!
It is just as much of an emotional punch to the stomach as its predecessor, though more of an angsty, bitter kind than a weepy one. And Dan Bittner was icing on the cake as the narrator.
Those songs from Collateral Damage were amazing. It really makes you think of the author's talent when you want to hear them in RL. They were so simple yet so full of raw and unfiltered emotions, so relevant to the chapters, to Adam's emotional and mental state, to the past, present and future as he saw it. In just a few sentences, they brought it all together perfectly.

May 14, 2014
  • rachelsp rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Such a heartbreaking and beautiful novel! It was good to hear Adam's voice after hearing Mia's in the first. It was sad but beautiful to see the way Mia and Adam fell apart and grew back together.

"It's been three years since the tragic car accident that landed Adam Wilde's girlfriend, Mia, in a coma. In the meantime Mia has recovered, cut ties with Adam, and fulfilled her dream of attending The Juilliard School to study cello. Adam has stayed on the West Coast and risen to stardom with his band, but his grief over losing Mia has dulled his love of music and left him bitter. When Adam and Mia have a chance reunion in New York City, it's painful - and electric. Told by Adam instead of Mia, who narrated the previous, bestselling book If I Stay, this emotionally intense and deeply romantic story unfolds in the course of a single night. Read with tissues nearby." Teen Scene February 2014 newsletter http://www.libraryaware.com/996/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/8a08e81d-ac97-440e-96bf-f540fa04887e?postId=e2010111-5bc0-46cc-8cac-949874a1f8c0

May 07, 2013
  • JCLLeslieG rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Where She Went, by Gayle Forman, is the sequel to her novel, If I Stay, and continues the story of Mia Hall, a beautiful cellist, and Adam Wilde, an aspiring rock musician. The story is told within the space of about a day, with back-flashes and memories intertwined with present day, and leads readers through heartache, desire, and frustration. It is a beautifully written story that is romantically believable and leaves the readers wanting to know more.

Dec 17, 2012
  • kitamonster rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Lacks both the heart and soul of the first book. Ultimately it's hard to care what happens to the protagonist.

Oct 19, 2012
  • CAROWOZFAN rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Completely & utterly wonderful. The sequel to :" If I stay"!!!!

well done book! reader can actually feels what Adam feels if they have the smiliar situation like him.

Jun 16, 2012
  • lindiwood rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Whew! What an intense ride!

Adam fills the reader in on the three years since he begged a comatose Mia to live. What had looked like a love that was too strong to end, has ended. Adam is a big rock star and emotionally wrecked. Meanwhile Mia is a rising cello virtuoso, when they reconnect. I loved how I sympathized with Adam even as I hated what he had become and as the book progressed, my shock and contempt turned to Mia: how she could have busted (and I do mean busted) up with him after everything he'd done for her. Skillfully done, Ms. Forman. Thank you.

May 23, 2012
  • loveneverlies1 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

this boom is amazing, i love it because it is interesting and an amazing book to read.$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$:D:D:D

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May 23, 2012
  • loveneverlies1 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Coarse Language: also so funny for inmature kids who likes to say the language so much. however, definitely for teens.

Jun 07, 2011
  • paigers9081 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Coarse Language: Although funny, this book does contain language that I don't recommend for younger audiences. Definitely for teens!!!

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May 23, 2012
  • loveneverlies1 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

"where she went, care about yourself and achieve you goal haha"

Jun 04, 2011
  • paigers9081 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Every morning I wake up and I tell myself this: It's just one day, one twenty-four hour period to get yourself through.

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