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Review: Sleep No More

Sleep No More by Aprilynne Pike
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

I was hoping this book would be more "Minority Report" but it wasn't. Instead I got a teen horror mystery story. There was more blood and violence than I prefer but the plot was engaging and did not reveal the culprit too soon.

Aprilynne Pike has an engaging style of writing. She does not dwell too long on the emotional but carefully includes the characters' feelings as a way to advance the plot or emphasize an overall progression of mood. While targeted to high school readers, the story never alienated older audiences.

There were a few expletives, but far less frequent than a similar story on network television or PG-13 movie. There is also a make out scene that would cause the prudish to blush but barely brushes past heavy kissing. The biggest concern would be the violence witnessed by the main character. It could be argued that many of them are simply premonitions but the graphic details are not for the faint …
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