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under my skin by Zoe Markham

on July 17, 2015

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About Zoe

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Zoë writes Young Adult fiction, blending dark twistiness with urban Britishness to produce unique, unsettling tales.
A full-time editor by day, Zoë writes by night, fueledby endless mugs of tea and an increasingly blurred distinction between fantasy & reality.
Zoë lives in the wilds of West Oxfordshire with her husband, son, and the obligatory two cats.


Her debut novel, Under My Skin, is available now, with two further titles due for release in 2015, hotly followed by two more in 2016!
What if we’re all monsters, on the inside?

Chloe was once a normal girl. Until the night of the car crash that nearly claimed her life. Now Chloe’s mother is dead, her father is a shell of the man he used to be and the secrets that had so carefully kept their family together are falling apart.

A new start is all Chloe and her father can hope for, but when you think you’re no longer human how can you ever start pretending?

A contemporary reworking of a British horror classic, Under My Skin follows seventeen-year-old Chloe into an isolated world of darkness and pain, as she struggles to understand what it really means to be alive.

Set against the familiar backdrop of everyday, normal teenage worries, Chloe’s world has become anything but…
This book may be a YA novel but i loved it .This book it very dark emotional clever and a very compelling read
This story told from chloe’s point of view the tension builds up very slowly as you read it will just hook you your be on edge of your seat it builds up to a brilliant end so very clever you will love it
This is chloe’s journey
What a brilliant complex character she was you will feel for her she like most teenagers she was so stroppy at times she did not get on with her father at times
He was a scientist did he help chloe after the accident that killed her mother you got to read to see why i said that
He seem a bit over protective at times but you will see why as you read
Chloe story was so powerful and very gripping it a very modern twist on frankenstein you got to read it a wonderful story it was hooked
Chloe and her father have a very troubled relationship i did feel it hard to read at times but she loved him so much i did find it a bit slow in places but as the plot revealed so slowly and cleverly you will see why i found it a gripping read it very well written A very gripping read please read for your self you will love it
4 dolls
Amazon UK: http://amzn.to/1BNRDu2

Amazon US: http://amzn.to/1FRvnCA
Zoë’s website: http://www.zoemarkhamwrites.com

Zoë’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/ZoeMarkham
Full UMS purchase links can be found at: https://booklaunch.io/zoemarkham/551732929e2a0b804ca8e891


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