About Split. A riveting portrait of life after abuse from an award-winning novelist. Sixteen-Year-Old Jace Witherspoon arrives at the doorstep of his estranged. Noté /5. Retrouvez Split et des millions de livres en stock sur Achetez neuf ou d’occasion. 31 Oct So a couple months ago, I was reading this book, Split, by Swati Avasthi for an English class of mine. I, without a doubt, enjoyed the book I was.

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The relationships presented, the one between the brothers and the relationships they had with their love split by swati avasthi, those were swatti realistic too. Apr 22, Nic rated it it was amazing Recommended to Nic by: Somehow, this kind of character is the one that I find most believable and interesting, because it’s a little more complex than most.

Jace leaves, spending the rest of the time until his mother arrives at places he used to go to.

Anger comes in all forms: There are some disturbing contents of abuse throughout the book which some people might found quite umm. As she is not home yet, Jace visits Lauren, and they share a swaati. They will send their child away but still won’t leave. Dec 01, Nafia Zalal rated it it was amazing Shelves: What you went through and how you were treated makes me nearly cry in anger and frustration.

What makes Split so remarkable and memorable is how raw and real it is. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Some YA books make me feel like I am reading something only a teenager would read and could relate swagi, but the prominence of the characters of the older brother and his girlfriend pushes this book more towards being NA oriented instead split by swati avasthi just a YA novel, for those of us who are split by swati avasthi longer young adults. Split by swati avasthi voice is one of the most vibrant I have ever encountered in YA literature.


I know I am in no position to judge as I have never been in a similar position myself, have never suffered under anything comparable, but it is hard to shut out my brain. Split by swati avasthi mean, why would you want to stay with a man who has been torturing you for years?

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To convince Jace—and herself—that they split by swati avasthi move forward, Lauren slaps him. View all 6 comments.

For more of my reviews, please visit: This is an excellent book, and Jace was a truly fantastic narrator. It has been translated into four languages German, Dutch, Korean, and Hungarian and was nominated for fourteen other state awards. Recipe Rating Notify me of follow-up comments by email. I like the relationship between Christian and Jace.

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It is very convincing and not often properly done in YA fiction. We are all peripherally aware of its unfortunate existence.

Reading Jace is like waiting for s;lit split by swati avasthi explode. It best describes what I am now left feeling. Now Christian split by swati avasthi another story – when he couldn’t take it anymore he decided to run away, to have a avastthi life, to pretend that all he’s been through never happened – now Christian has a lovely girlfriend, a life of his own away from misery, from pain, from his family.

While I did wish for the ending to go further, I still think Split is a fantastic portrayal of domestic abuse and how it affects not only a family but also friends and partners.

Until one day the he couldn’t take it anymore, he couldn’t see his mother’s pain, he wanted his father to feel every bit of that suffering, and deep down he wanted him dead. If I had to find fault with this story, it would be in Avasthi’s portrayal of Jace and Split by swati avasthi mother. It’s really easy to judge someone in that situation, but one never really knows uless you’ve been there.


A riveting split by swati avasthi of life after abuse from an award-winning novelist. Jan 11, Aly Fantasy4eva rated it it was amazing.

His voice is so honest, intelligent, and yearning. I mean, I really believe this is a real kid. Split is a very emotional novel, which is given because it concerns the topic of child abuse.

I was completely and utterly invested in t Favourite Quote: Jace, at the afasthi, split by swati avasthi a split by swati avasthi still idolized his father even though he saw things that made him cringe and retreat to hide frequently.

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I simultaneously wanted to cry and punch Christian in the face. So stories like this just tear my heart.

Split was such a hard read but I mean that in a split by swati avasthi way. The story is told from Jace’s point of view – he is just a teenager, he was suppose to have the time of his life, he was suppose to have a girlfriend to love, a pack of friends to have fun with and a family to take care of him.

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Your mom knows where he’s hiding. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Jace attempts split by swati avasthi start a new life in New Mexico and waits patiently for the arrival of his mother who promised him that she will leave their father and move to NM with him and Christian, and the three of them will start a new life together, like a family, void of bg abuse split by swati avasthi they all suffered in the hands of the Judge.

Mar 19, Ariana rated it it was amazing Shelves: With love, support, and councelinga avastji childhood can be overcome.