Pivot Point by Kasie West

February 12, 2013 · 2 comments

in YA Paranormal, YA Speculative, Young Adult

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Knowing the outcome doesn’t always make a choice easier…

Addison Coleman’s life is one big “What if?” As a Searcher, whenever Addie is faced with a choice, she can look into the future and see both outcomes. It’s the ultimate insurance plan against disaster. Or so she thought. When Addie’s parents ambush her with the news of their divorce, she has to pick who she wants to live with—her father, who is leaving the paranormal compound to live among the “Norms,” or her mother, who is staying in the life Addie has always known. Addie loves her life just as it is, so her answer should be easy. One Search six weeks into the future proves it’s not.

In one potential future, Addie is adjusting to life outside the Compound as the new girl in a Norm high school where she meets Trevor, a cute, sensitive artist who understands her. In the other path, Addie is being pursued by the hottest guy in school—but she never wanted to be a quarterback’s girlfriend.

When Addie’s father is asked to consult on a murder in the Compound, she’s unwittingly drawn into a dangerous game that threatens everything she holds dear. With love and loss in both lives, it all comes down to which reality she’s willing to live through…and who she can’t live without.

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Title: Pivot Point (Book 1)

Author: Kasie West

Publisher: HarperTeen

Release Date: February 12, 2013

ISBN: 978-0062117373

Size: 352 pages, hardcover

Genre: YA Paranormal

 


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Gayle Humpherys June 24, 2013 at 3:21 pm

Loved this one! It was fun to read the two simultaneous stories and only got a bit confusing (in terms of keeping track of which reality was which) towards the end. A very unique premise.

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Katie July 6, 2013 at 9:04 am

I loved how this one went back and forth between two points of view. I think that way, the reader is able to read the thoughts and reasons behind actions of the main characters. I thought the author did this in a way that really played up the story and made it clear which one was speaking for that chapter. I can’t wait to see what happens next!!

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