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January 07, 2012

Review: Fracture by Megan Miranda - Farah

Title: Fracture
Author: Megan Miranda
Publication date: January 17, 2012
Publisher: Walker & Company
Genre(s): Young Adult (Fantasy/Paranormal)
Source: NetGalley
Challenge: 2012 Debut Author Challenge, SARC 
Pages: 272
Eleven minutes passed before Delaney Maxwell was pulled from the icy waters of a Maine lake by her best friend Decker Phillips. By then her heart had stopped beating. Her brain had stopped working. She was dead. And yet she somehow defied medical precedent to come back seemingly fine
-despite the scans that showed significant brain damage. Everyone wants Delaney to be all right, but she knows she's far from normal. Pulled by strange sensations she can't control or explain, Delaney finds herself drawn to the dying. Is her altered brain now predicting death, or causing it?

Then Delaney meets Troy Varga, who recently emerged from a coma with similar abilities. At first she's reassured to find someone who understands the strangeness of her new existence, but Delaney soon discovers that Troy's motives aren't quite what she thought. Is their gift a miracle, a freak of nature-or something much more frightening?

All I can say is wow. wow wow wow wow. This story isn't just amazing, it's touching, amazing, and so addicting! It's very well written, and there wasn't a page that bored me, making it
As I first started this book, I didn't know what I was going to get. It was weird at first, but that was alright. I actually never knew it was labeled as paranormal until I was more than halfway through it. Honestly, I didn't care much because I enjoyed every bit of it.
Delaney is an amazing character. I really liked her. She was cautious, smart, and catches on to things pretty fast. Her relationship with Decker is so cute because they are the closest friends I have ever read about. I just adore their friendship and love towards one another.
When Delaney met Troy, I didn't know what to feel about him. Wether to trust him or not, was a very hard question for me. I also didn't know wether to like him or not. But in the end, I made a decision. 
Overall, the action and pace of the story were so thrilling. The characters were a delight and interesting as well, which is always a reason to get hooked into a story.
Can it get any better? I don't think so!


  1. Oh my gosh! You gave it 5 notes?? Ack! I must read this! hehe For some reason I haven't gotten around to reading this one yet, but I need to. I've hear so many amazing things about it. I'll have to read it next. Great review! :)

  2. Glad you enjoyed this! I thought it was petty good too, not like your usual YA Paranormal. :)

    ComaCalm's Corner

  3. Really can't wait to read this book! If it got 5 stars from you, it must be good! Great review. :)

    Sam @ Realm of Ficton

  4. I am really looking forward to this book. I got it from Netgalley and can't wait to read it.

  5. good review, I can't wait to read this myself!

  6. Great review! This is going right on my to-read list!


  7. Awesome review!! I just got my copy of this book in the mail TODAY and can't wait to read it! Thanks for letting me know how good it is!

  8. I was lucky enough to read an ARC of this one. I really loved it too! I just ordered myself a signed finished copy. Definitely a good addition to the shelves!

  9. Awesome review! This is soo going to my wishlist. I glad u enjoyed it!

  10. Awesome review/i so want this
    tnx 4sharing your thoughts

  11. Great review! I adored this book, too - I just wish it were longer.

  12. I'm glad you like this! It's Icey Book's standalone spotlight for this month and I really should check it out... considering I'm co-hosting the SARC with her. Is that part of the job description? Haha. THanks for the review.