Young Widows Club

Young Widows Club Seventeen Year Old Tamsen Baird Didn T Set Out To Become A Teenage Widow All She Did Was Fall In Love And Get Married But When Her Nineteen Year Old Husband, Noah, Dies Suddenly In The Middle Of The Night, Her Whole Life Changes Now Tam Is Forced To Return To The Existence She Thought She D Left Behind Beginning With Moving Back Home And Finishing High School But In Order To Overcome Her Loss And Find Her Way Forward, She Ll Need To Reinvent Herself And Reach Out To Others In Ways She Never Imagined She Ll Need To Open Herself Up To Living And Even Loving Again.In Young Widows Club, Alexandra Coutts Depicts A Teenager Whose Struggle With Grief And Disappointment Is Heartbreakingly Real And, In The End, Powerfully Uplifting. Initial reaction So, for the record this was a huge improvement over Tumble and Fall in my opinion Even with a story over such a difficult subject and the potential for connections, there were times when this book had me and other times it lost me I think Tamsen s insecurities and feelings of loss were palpable, and certainly it wasn t an easy spell considering what she d been through, but there were other things about this narrative that just didn t sit that well with me I m going to giv Initial reaction So, for the record this was a huge improvement over Tumble and Fall in my opinion Even with a story over such a difficult subject and the potential for connections, there were times when this book had me and other times it lost me I think Tamsen s insecurities and feelings of loss were palpable, and certainly it wasn t an easy spell considering what she d been through, but there were other things about this narrative that just didn t sit that well with me I m going to give myself a little bit to meditate on it and then write my full review, but it won t be posted here until closer to the book s release.Full review Young Widows Club is definitely a book I ve never come across in the scheme of YA before
I really liked this book but There are many butsFirst, let s talk about the weirdness, of which there was quite a bit The premise of the book is that seventeen year old Tamsen marries her nineteen year old boyfriend, and then he dies I ve read a YA book in which high school students want to get married because one of them is about to be deported I ve read dystopian YA in which the characters are forced into a polygamous marriage or just forced into marriage In fact, in YA dystopians a I really liked this book but There are many butsFirst, let s talk about the weirdness, of which there was quite a bit The premise of the book is that seventeen year old Tamsen marries her nineteen year old boyfriend, and then he dies I ve read a YA book in which high school students want to get married because one of them is about to be deported I ve read dystopian YA in which the characters are forced into a polygamous marriage or just forced into marriage In fact, in YA dystopians and fairy tales, teens being forced into marriage is a common plot point.So why did Tamsen and Noahwillingly get married The blurb suggests that she was trying to escape from her claustrophobic
Reader, I skimmed this.A month or so ago, on Twitter, I asked out of curiosity if anyone knew whether or not young married girls belonged in YA The general consensus was, As long as the protagonist is YA aged and the subject is presented in a way that makes sense for the audience, it goes And then, a few people asked me if I had The Young Widows Club on my radar.Let me be honest from the bottom of my heart, I went in wanting to like this It was a trope I was curious about, it seemed like i Reader, I skimmed this.A month or so ago, on Twitter, I asked out of curiosity if anyone knew whether or not you
I m moonwalking away from this book muttering nope nope nope under my breath. 17 year old Tamsen Baird dropped out of school to marry her 19 year old sweetheart, only to have him die on her a month later Suddenly on her own again, she is back to living with her parents and going to high school She thought she had escaped Now she has to remember how to live again.The concept of this book fascinated me A 17 year old widow Talk about possibility I loved the idea of a teenager who has become an adult having to go back to being a teenager Her grieving aside, that 17 year old Tamsen Baird dropped out of school to marry her 19 year old sweetheart, only to have him die on her a month later Suddenly on her own again, she is back to living with her parents and going to high school She thought she had escaped Now she has to remember how t
How do you both like a dislike a book at the same time This is the quandary that is Young Widows Club Review closer to release date Maybe then I ll have a better sense of things. This review was originally posted on It Starts at Midnight This is a hard one, because there were quite a few things I quite liked about it, but there were also a few things that nagged me through the book.Tam short for Tamsen, which sounds like some kind of spice, not a girl s name has just lost her husband, at seventeen This is where I first was a little unsure of the story, of course Because why is she married at seventeen At first I d assumed he would be in the military, or maybe even o This review was originally posted on It Starts at Midnight This is a hard one, because there were quite a few things I quite liked about it, but there were also a few things that nagged me through the book.Tam short for Tamsen, which sounds like some kind of spice, not a girl s name has just lost her husband, at seventeen This is where I first was a little unsure of the story, of course Because why is she married at seventeen At first I d assumed he would be in the military, or maybe even one of those A Walk to Remember situations where she knew he was dying, so they got married But alas, no They just did Which kind of bugged me through the whole book Noah the husband was nineteen and he died in his sleep of some heart thing that no one knew he had or whatever Okay, that stuff happens Obviously, Tam is devastated She isn t in school because um reasons Noah is was in a band, and I guess
Okay first I have to say that this book was both crazy and maddening for me I loved to love it and I loved to hate it I mean getting married at such an early age was a new one for me I have been married for many years and it took me a lot to get married because it is a serious matter and when Tam got married she was happy until tragedy hap
For a book that s about a variety of emotional subjects the death of a parent, the death of a spouse, the stages of grief, therapy, learning to love again , this was disappointingly unemotional I had a hard time connecting with any of the characters and the story lines seemed to be
Started off with so much potential, then went down hill I ended up skimming to the end.

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  • Hardcover
  • 304 pages
  • Young Widows Club
  • Alexandra Coutts
  • English
  • 19 June 2018
  • 0374301263