A danger to herself and others book review
Tl;dr: A Danger to Herself and Others is a first rate and gorgeously written contemporary young adult novel. The description of A Danger to Herself and Others makes it seem like your typical girl in institution (aka unreliable narrator) deals with her issues and her roommate. Go into it like that. Because it is so much better than that. A Danger to Herself and Others by Alyssa Sheinmel is a character study with laser-sharp focus, wrapped around a central mystery: what exactly happened to Agnes, and was it. The truth is we all know, regardless of age, race, economic class, etc. that what we read in A Danger to Herself and Others is possible, believable and happens every day. If you are shrouded from seeing the effects of mental disorders, you need to wake up to real life because although this particular novel is fiction, it is real life. A Danger to Herself and Others is unlike any book I have ever read before.
It’s different. A good different. It made me doubt everything I was reading. It even made me doubt myself. This book makes you think and feel. Think about all the good and bad in this world. Think of all the people whose life is affected by those they love. This book has an excellent mental health representation. The main character spends almost all her days inside a single room and has daily meetings with her therapist. This way the reader gets to really understand how Hannah’s head. A Danger to Herself and Others by Alyssa B. Sheinmel A Danger to Herself and Others by Alyssa B. Sheinmel A Danger to Herself and Others by Alyssa B. Sheinmel Bardugo broadens the universe she created in the Grisha Trilogy, sending her protagonists around countries that resemble post-Renaissance northern Europe, where technology develops in concert with the magic that's both coveted and despised. It’s a highly successful venture, leaving enough open questions to cause readers to eagerly await Volume 2.
Now that I’ve finished reading it, here’s my review. Summary Only when she’s locked away does the truth begin to escape Four walls. One window. No way to escape. Hannah knows there’s been a mistake. She didn’t need to be institutionalized. What happened to her roommate at her summer program was an accident. A danger to herself and others – Alyssa Sheinmel Review ( Spoilers – This book is best experienced without any information. Read my spoiler free quick review) Seventeen-year-old Hannah is institutionalized after her roommate at a summer program ends up in the hospital. From New York Times bestselling author Alyssa Sheinmel comes a dark psychological contemporary about a teenage girl who is institutionalized after an accident at her summer program, perfect for fans of We Were Liars and I'll Give You the Sun. Hannah knows there's been a mistake. She doesn't need to be institutionalized. Buy A Danger to Herself and Others by (ISBN: 9781492667247) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. A Danger to Herself and Others: Amazon.co.uk: 9781492667247: Books A Danger to Herself and Others "A compelling and beautifully told story." ―Kathleen Glasgow, New York Times bestselling author of Girl in Pieces From New York Times bestselling author Alyssa Sheinmel comes a dark psychological cont The majority of the story takes place mainly in Hannah's room at the institution so it is easy for readers to empathize with her as she tries to come to terms with her current situation. A Danger to Herself and Others is a thought-provoking young adult novel with a somewhat unreliable narrator.