{Review} Tell Me Three Things

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About the book

 Everything about Jessie is wrong. At least, that’s what it feels like during her first week of junior year at her new ultra-intimidating prep school in Los Angeles. Just when she’s thinking about hightailing it back to Chicago, she gets an email from a person calling themselves Somebody/Nobody (SN for short), offering to help her navigate the wilds of Wood Valley High School. Is it an elaborate hoax? Or can she rely on SN for some much-needed help?

It’s been barely two years since her mother’s death, and because her father eloped with a woman he met online, Jessie has been forced to move across the country to live with her stepmonster and her pretentious teenage son.

In a leap of faith—or an act of complete desperation—Jessie begins to rely on SN, and SN quickly becomes her lifeline and closest ally. Jessie can’t help wanting to meet SN in person. But are some mysteries better left unsolved?

My Thoughts

I rarely read YA. It’s a genre that I have to be in the mood for, and the mood doesn’t strike that often. I’m a big fan of this authors Adult Contemporary books, so I decided to give this one a try. And man am I SO glad I did. This book is fantastic. Unique with an exceptional cast of characters, it pulled me in and wouldn’t let me go. I loved the mystery of SN, and even though I had an idea who it was, it didn’t take away from the story at all. This was one of the best YA books I’ve ever read – I urge you to go get a copy right now!

Bottom Line

This debut YA novel will win your heart – a definite must read!

5 Stars

Genre: Contemporary Young Adult


Published April 5th 2016 by Delacorte Press

Length: 336 Pages



13 thoughts on “{Review} Tell Me Three Things

  1. Kathy says:

    I remember you talking so highly about this one, so I was really excited when I saw it on the summer Audiosync list. It’s one of the audiobooks available for download this month. I’ll be getting this one based on your recommendation.

  2. Kathy says:

    Well, scratch that. I just realized it was a different book on audiosync that you recommended. haha I can’t keep them all straight in my head! I need a book assistant.

  3. evaallbooksconsidered says:

    I’m so glad you liked this one — I actually want to read another YA contemporary after The Unexpected Everything and it may be this once since you love it so much! Great review!

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