Bleeding Violet by Dia Reeves – Hanna simply wants to be loved. With a head plagued by hallucinations, a medicine cabinet full of pills, and a closet stuffed. Book Review: Bleeding Violet by Dia Reeves. Posted on January 28, Title: Bleeding Violet. Author: Dia Reeves. Genre: YA/ UF. Publisher: Simon Pulse. In Reeves’s dark and stylish first novel, year-old Hanna arrives in the Texas town of Portero seeking Rosalee, the mother she’s never known.

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So you’re always going “what’s the point of this?


Language, sex, violence, gore, homicidal rage, mental illness, suicidal tendencies – all are prominent throughout the text. Remember the blood pancakes? SummerLily It’s a standalone in the sense that there is no sequel, but it has a companion novel, Slice of Cherry, which takes place in the same town at the same …more It’s a standalone in the sense that there is no sequel, but it has a companion novel, Slice of Bleeing, which bleedkng place in the same town at the same time, but with different characters, plot, etc.

Bei den Sexszenen fand ich diese Kurzfassung etwas schade, da mir bei der ersten Szene dieser Art erst gar nicht klar war, ob die beiden es nun wirklich tun oder nicht.

I don’t believe there are words to describe BV, but I guess I’ll have to settle for “actual words”. I can’t in good concious give this book more than 2 stars. Share your thoughts with other customers. Not how it manifests, not what its symptoms are, not how it works, none of it. Hanna spent the first years of her life in Finland, without her mother, and knows a lot more about Finnish culture, and references are made throughout the book.


I sat and I breathed. Hanna battles her own inner ghosts while dealing with the very real monsters of Portero, Texas.

Bleeding Violet by Dia Reeves

But that was what made her so fun to read about, there was no telling what the girl was going to do or say next. Learn more about Amazon Prime.

On a scale of 1 to 1,? One of the main pulls vioolet this story is Hanna’s desperate struggle to achieve even the smallest glimmer of affection from her mother, or from anyone. Other books in the series. I’ve never personally even tasted bear meat and the author made it sound like 2.

I certainly wouldn’t recommend this for anyone younger than high school. She has no remorse about the fact that she may have in fact killed her aunt and thinks about the most weirdest things. Nothing made since at all. I personally believe it was not gratuitous, violrt was creatively used.

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Sowohl Hanna als auch ihre Mutter Rosalee sind zwei unheimlich komplizierte Figuren, die beide ihre Laster mit sich umherschleppen. On the other hand, characters had some potential.

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Leave A Reply Dai me reevse follow-up comments by email. She’s crazy, but she’s also sweet at times, and all she really wants is her mother to love her back. There is an unshakeable calm about Hanna and her ability to accept unexplainable phenomena bleding rather impressive.


Did she also manage to write a good book in the process? So she runs away to Portero, Texas, in search of a new home. I’ve reviewed a fair amount of urban fantasy novels, and so I’m used to reading about strange creatures and happens, but Bleeding Violet is written in a way that makes you stop and think “What? Erstaunlicherweise wird es nach fast jedem Kapitel noch absurder. Hanna is a very strong character, learning to deal with being bio-polar and schizo. I was absolutely open about my diagnosis, but Dix think that openness was a sort of front for not actually dealing with reevds or getting proper care.

Other reviewers kept mentioning that i I’m kind of in love with this book. Trippy is the word that comes to mind while I read the adventures of Hanna Jarvinen.

Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Everybody wears black as to not attract attention except for the Mortmaines who wear bright green; and if you stay long enough you are entitled to a key. My hands knotted over my stomach, over the swarm of butterflies warring within.