Monday, September 27, 2010

Thirteen Days to Midnight by Patrick Carman

If you had only one superpower, what would it be? Thirteen Days to Midnight begins with this intriguing question.  This is a fast-paced book that will have you reading quickly to the end.

The last words to Jacob, the main character, from his foster father were, " You are indestructible." What does this mean for Jacob? Can he fight other boys in his class and not be hurt? Can he transfer this power to other people who may be in need of help? Should he say these words to Ophlia, his crush, and will she use her power wisely .. because if you cheat Death, where does it go??

This is a riveting mystery that ventures a bit into the dark side - a really good read!

1 comment:

  1. This was a great book. LOVE your blog-- the short reviews are what I always look for-- so have blog rolled you over at my site. Keep reading!