Spellbinding, timeless, and achingly poignant, How It Ends is a story of Laura Wiess crafts a riveting and emotionally powerful tale of beauty. How it Ends by Laura Wiess, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. I was pleasantly surprised by this book, How it Ends by Laura Weiss. It is one of those that just captures you right away. It is a quick read and.

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How it Ends by Laura Wiess

Helen is a grandmotherly woman who lives next door to Hanna, a 15 year old girl who is going through the trials and tribulations of being a teenager. Seth can be loving, warm and affectionate–but he can also be as jerky and mean to her as he was before–only now it hurts more, because he also tell Hanna knows what she wants, and what she wants is Seth. Following her stunning and critically acclaimed novels Such a Pretty Gir l and LeftoversLaura Wiess crafts a riveting and emotionally powerful tale of beauty, destruction Those issues were handled with careful grace, and just added larua upon layers of life’s mysteries and secrets in-between the lines.

Being an avid reader I can sympathize with Hanna, it is sometimes hard to see the line between fiction and reality. I actually got to meet Laura this past summer and this was the wless I picked up.

I give this one 5 stars for many reasons, from the overall plot to the characters lsura the writing and raw emotion. What doesn’t work as well is the pacing. It was so sad and I didn’t see it coming.

How It Ends by Laura Wiess

I wasn’t depressed by the novel, or unduly unhappy after reading it, but so much affection could be felt between Helen and Hanna that it made me miss laurz grandmother who died a year and half ago, but who battled Alzheimer’s for years before that. I’m sure you know what I mean!


Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today! But what Hanna doesn’t know is that the story she’s listening wuess is not fiction – and that Mrs.

It is deep, emotional, and painful. She’s wanted him since she noticed him on the first day of sophomore year. I love you, and because of that am going to try and raise the dead. And I felt for her when she became trapped in her own body due to her illness. Helen tells her life’s story without even speaking.

I loved following Hanna’s and Helen’s journey and I can’t wait to read more from this author! I would classify the novel as having a split personality disorder meaning it could be classified as a Young Adult YA and adult book as one main character is a high school student and the other is an older woman.

I laughed, I wanted to throw the book at certain characters, and I bawled like a baby. I stuck to my page rule and by pagemy eyes started watering and I couldn’t put the book down. I was slightly overwhelmed at first. Not only was he smexy but everything about him was just sheer perfection.

Here is this gorgeous man standing right in front of you, and there you are swooning after sleazy, inconsiderate and lame Seth. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. First of all, Hannah irritated me. This title is temporarily out of stock, please check back soon.

You are commenting using your WordPress. The characters are somewhat well developed. Then she gets him — but their relationship is hurtful, stormy and critical, not at all what Hanna thinks a perfect love should be.

View all 3 comments. And I loved it! It took many twists and turns that were completely unexpected and makes the reader want to keep reading. My hear broke for Louise and Peter.


By the end of this book, I was sobbing. But illness has changed Helen into someone Hanna hardly knows, and her home is not the refuge it once was. I love when a book can touch your heart so strongly. Synopsis, courtesy of author’s website: He lies, cheats, plays mind games with Hanna, but endd the end of the day I felt sorry for him and hoped he achieved his own HEA.

Feeling more alone than ever, Hanna gets drawn into an audiobook the older woman is listening to, a fierce, unsettling love story of passion, sacrifice, and devotion.

Seth can be wless, warm and affectionate–but he can also be as jerky and mean to her as he was before–only now it hurts more, because he also tells her that he loves her.

So what if he sometimes acts like a jerk? Seth is controlling and all they seem to do anymore is fight. How it Ends A novel by Laura Wiess. Even though Hannah annoyed me, this story was definitely still worth the read.

She is growing up and want I warmed to Helen right away – I mean how could you not love Helen, she is just so lovable! She wrote about a very controversal subject intertwined with death and yet it was done with a level of class at her choice of careful words.

I hope younger people reading this see that their relationship was not ideal.