It’s time for my August Random Read! Thanks to imlovingbooks.com for hosting this meme. This month random.org chose #3, and that means I will be reading More Than This by Patrick Ness. Yes! Patrick Ness!
Here is the Goodreads description:
A boy named Seth drowns, desperate and alone in his final moments, losing his life as the pounding sea claims him. But then he wakes. He is naked, thirsty, starving. But alive. How is that possible? He remembersdying, his bones breaking, his skull dashed upon the rocks. So how is he here? And where is this place? The street seems familiar, but everything is abandoned, overgrown, covered in dust.
What’s going on? Is it real? Or has he woken up in his own personal hell? Seth begins to search for answers, hoping desperately that there must be more to this life, or perhaps this afterlife…
2015 Challenges: July Progress
- Goodreads goal of 125 books: 8 this month, 82 total
- Book Riot’s Read Harder Challenge (24 specific categories of books): Zero this month, 10 total – Need to get back on track here
- Award Winning Books goal of 11-24 books: None this month, 11 total
- Horror Reading Challenge 2015 goal of 6-10 books: One this month, seven total: Trollhunters by Daniel Kraus and Guillermo del Toro
- Random Reads goal of one book per month: One: The Truth About Alice by Jennifer Mathieu