Reading ➸ Be Not For from Me Author Mindy McGinnis –

Reading ➸ Be Not For from Me Author Mindy McGinnis – Hatchet Meets Wild In This Harrowing Survival Story From Edgar Award Winning Author Mindy McGinnisThe World Is Not TameAshley Knows This Truth Deep In Her Bones, At Home With Trees Overhead Than A Roof So When She Goes Hiking In The Smokies With Her Friends For A Night Of Partying, The Falling Dark And Creaking Trees Are Second Nature To Her But People Are Not Tame Either And When Ashley Catches Her Boyfriend With Another Girl, Drunken Rage Sends Her Running Into The Night, Stopped Only By A Nasty Fall Into A Ravine Morning Brings The Realization That She S Alone And Far Off Trail Lost In Undisturbed Forest And With Nothing But The Clothes On Her Back, Ashley Must Figure Out How To Survive Despite The Red Streak Of Infection Creeping Up Her Leg This is not what I expected from Mindy McGinnis I read her The Female of the Species, really enjoyed it, and could not wait to dive into this one But it was so dull It s hard to believe that a story about survival, getting lost into the woods and facing obstacles could be so uneventful And predictable It s also very unoriginal Ashley literally gets lost into the woods because she runs away from a scene she witnessed between her boyfriend and another girl I understand how cheating can deeply affect someone, and I get the running away to escape and clear your mind, but it s such a boring reason for getting lost I do enjoy McGinnis writing style She knows how to create an atmosphere in her stories, and I certainly felt Ashley s aloneness in the wide, wide woods But because she is alone in the quiet sometimes disrupted by animals noises , we are in her mind throughout the journey and all she does is reminisce, dig up old memories and ponder If you like your novels made of 95% of description and only 5% or less of dialog, you will possibly adore this But if you need things to move a little and you enjoy interactions between characters that happen then and there too much to trade them for description, your time with this book will be long Perhaps if I had connected with Ashley or come to appreciate her as a heroine, I would have enjoyed this Perhaps Blog Youtube Twitter Instagram Google Bloglovin From the best selling author of Not a drop to drink Mindy McGinnis comes a new contemporary book about a girl who gets lost in the woods mcginnis having brought Mindy McGinnis can have all my money and by money I mean my soul and my meagre existence too

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