Kelsey Day Marlett, the extraordinary author of Pintus, has yet another outstanding YA novel to add to her growing repertoire. Healing Eruption is one of the greatest coming of age stories ever. Marlett portrays a brilliant combination of heart-felt, thrilling, realistic, and gripping emotions.
Marlett has brought a story lurking deep in the realm of teen reality and masterfully conveyed it to the reader’s mind. She excellently balances plot and characters, treading on the waters of suspense, mystery, and realism. Writing a book like this would be a monumental event for any author; the fact that Marlett is so young makes this feat truly remarkable.
The compelling characters are sure to keep you reading as Marlett slowly untangles their troubled pasts. The story revolves around middle-schooler Addison who has been in and out of foster homes her whole life. Haunted by her past she struggles to get through everyday life, which is usually hard enough on its own. She doesn’t know what to expect from her new adoptive mother who she’s been with for a couple weeks… longer than any other before.
The reader will instantly become wrapped up in Addison’s life as her problems, insecurities, and past become all too real. Healing Eruption is a must read for all. Marlett’s writing style is full of breathtaking scenes, realistic dialogue, and lifelike characters that will stand high above many others in the YA Fiction world. Marlett is not afraid to expose Addison in a way most authors wouldn’t dream of, creating the perfect main character.
Kelsey Day Marlett exhibits her sheer talent in manifesting a teen’s innermost thoughts, emotions, and fears in this captivating novel. She is sure to make her mark in Young Adult fiction as her plot-lines, characters, and undeniable flair for writing is some of the best you will ever come across in the world of fiction.
Finally, Marlett should be recognized for exceptionally large step she has taken in writing. She has been brave enough to write a hauntingly beautiful coming-of-age tale featuring a story-line most authors would barely touch. She progressed so much as writer in just a few years. Marlett has taken YA fiction to a whole new level. She is so young and possesses so much potential; it won’t be long until her name is acknowledged on the top of many best seller lists. Kelsey Day Marlett is well on her way to be the voice of her generation, speaking out through her incomparable writing.
Be on the lookout for Healing Eruption, coming soon to Amazon.com!