Gossip Girl meets Groundhog Day
A beautifully written and outrageously weepy tale.
A book to fall in love with
A pitch-perfect Groundhog Day/Lovely Bones hybrid
A startling piece of writing that is utterly believable and beautifully told... If you only read one book this year, it should be this one.
A thought-provoking and compelling story that is brave and insightful for a new author
A very sophisticated novel . . . Oliver handles her characters with an impressive lightness of touch and writes evocatively about youth . . . a clever, funny, insightful and utterly addictive novel
'Beautifully written, compelling and poignant, a truly memorable read' *****
BEFORE I FALL is amazing, fantastic, a groundbreaking debut.
'BEFORE I FALL is beautifully written; brave, sincere and very addictive. It captures the essence of high-school brilliantly, and will have you laughing, crying and philosophising. I wholeheartedly recommend BEFORE I FALL. The best book I've read in the last year.'
Brilliantly written, gritty, deep and compassionate. I couldn't give it a higher recommendation!
Heartbreakingly good . . . Up there with Alice Sebold's The Lovely Bones, it'll make you want to hold close the ones you love and never let them go. Impossible to forget.
Hugely moving and gorgeously written . . . an extremely clever and well-written novel that is ultimately uplifting.
Moving and thought-provoking
Poignant . . . This tale of second chances will have you clinging on to your Kleenex
Take the concept of Groundhog Day, add stunning prose and layers of emotional development, and the result is a book to fall in love with over and over again
Tender, funny and raw
This book will take your breath away