A collection of interconnected short stories chronicling one day in the life of ten teenagers. Read “Bleed” by Laurie Faria Stolarz with Rakuten Kobo. Over the course of a single summer day, ten teenagers in Salem, Massachusetts, will discover. BLEED. by Laurie Faria Stolarz. Age Range: 14 & up. BUY NOW FROM and since most of the kids that populate Stolarz’s desolate teenage.

Author: Faehn Doukinos
Country: Colombia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Health and Food
Published (Last): 26 October 2018
Pages: 151
PDF File Size: 13.98 Mb
ePub File Size: 7.71 Mb
ISBN: 489-7-17444-951-2
Downloads: 2692
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Voodoolabar

The characters were dull and one bleev. Recommendation Justification The characters represented in this story collection range from age 11 to I would recommend this book to people who like stories about a lot of characters. How to write a great review. Overall rating No ratings yet 0. Apr 29, Jennifer Wardrip rated it liked it Shelves: But Kelly is secretly writing to Robby, a boy in jail who killed his girlfriend.

Review of “Bleed” by Laurie Faria Stolarz – The Surveyor

You’ve successfully reported this review. Each additional chapter tells the inside story from the point of view of a character connected even if only tangentially to Nichole and through their stories we are able to see additional layers of Stokarz Citation Stolarz, Laurie F.

White is for Magic. With more than two million books sold worldwide, Stolarz’s titles have been named on various awards list. What Nicole doesn’t know is that she bleedd had another boyfriend that was in jail.

Clark The cover art is a fingerprint heart in red ink — alluding to the title and the one element that ties all of the stories together — blood.

Honestly I can not remember clearly! Stolarz does her best to capture the hidden feelings that are felt by the person themselves. Oct 21, Lisa rated it it was amazing. I would rate this book three stars, because I would have liked more time to learn about the characters than one chapter for each of them. The technique of changing point-of-view for each chapter and how they tie together is also an excellent example for writing.


As a warning, though, the language used is most definitely not suitable for kids in eighth-grade and below.

The stories don’t wrap up with happy endings and the characters skipping off to a place of sunshine. Though, with saying that, I did find myself completely involved in the story for Nicole and Sean’s parts.

First, before reading this book, I didn’t realize why Stolarz called the book Bleed. Each additional chapter tells the inside story from the point of view of a character connected even if only tangentially to Nichole and through their stories we are able to see additional layers of Nichole. Well you have to read to find out. Not only the time but my friends’ reviews as well really got over me. But part of that is the beauty of this novel, it keeps you wanting more.

Not all boys are awful. Shockingly realistic and very well written. Readers will be pulled into every story, even if they don’t like the person the story is about. There’s also Derek LaPointe, who soon finds out that looks can’t get him the girl he wants, Mearl Aremian.

I think this book is for the type of people that like to hear a story told by everybody eyes. Laurie Faria Stolarz portraits today’s teenagers with so many flaws without even considering portraying their good traits as well.

I read this book months ago, but I still think about it all the time. Sean doesn’t know whether he should stay unhappy with Kelly or go on for Nicole. At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. Stacey and Nicole are more down to earth and Kelly and Drea are sort of pretentious and snotty.


The Surveyor

The review must be at least 50 characters long. Nicole has a crush on her best friend Kelly’s boyfriend Sean.

Then there’s Maria Krito, who soon discovers that a best friend may not necessarily be someone who is willing to cut her, even though that’s the only way for Sadie Dubinsky to finally become her friend. Red is for Remembrance. This book followed the lives of 10 teenagers over one day. The only other part that I somewhat liked about this book was the idea of it all.

And they were some very interesting and unique characters! The title should be at least 4 characters long. Dealing with love as a main priority as well as friendship, hate, families, school, boys, etc. Deadly Little Lies Book 2. Nichole loses her virginity to her best friend’s boyfriend. In this realistic story you will inhale the thoughts of many young teenagers and learn how friendships are burning and love is building.

This story was not narrated from 2 or 3 characters, it was narrated by 10 characters. This book gives off certain situation I can relate to.

I also felt for Sadie while simultaneously not wanting to eat anything. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. The cover seemed so enigmatic, and once I saw whom it was from, I knew I was in for a treat! But for this book it was a total failure. And while Maria’s self destructive habits may have been altered, what about Joy? This book is dedicated “For all those who bleed”.

The entire book takes place in one day.

Author: admin