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Tellulah Darling

Tellulah Darling writes YA & New Adult romantic comedy because her first kiss sucked and she's compensating.

Sassy girls. Swoony boys. What could go wrong?

Wanted wider world view from I'm Not Scared

I'm Not Scared - Niccolò Ammaniti, Jonathan Hunt

 

As I began reading, I realized that I'd read this before. And I had the same impression of it this time as the first time. I liked it. It's a very evocative depiction of this moment in 9 yr old Michele's life. But ultimately, I wanted more than the narrow focus it provided. I really wished the scope of the world - and the story had been widened to answer more questions and provide greater insight into what prompted these events in the first place. For example 
I couldn't understand why the rich lawyer was involved when his family had such disdain for the others.
(show spoiler)
 I just wanted more.