But no matter what choices we make – solo or together – our finish line remains the same … No matter how we choose to live, we both die at the end” – They Both Die at the End, Adam Silvera
Initial Thoughts: I was perusing my local bookstore wanting to splurge on books even though I have a crazy amount of unread novels ready to be read. They Both Die at the End stuck out to me for its title. At first, I thought, “wow, that’s bleak.” My second reaction was automatic, I grabbed the book and read the synopsis. Two months later, I ended up reading the book, and as expected, I cried (a lot).
On September 5, a little after midnight, Death-Cast calls Mateo Torrez and Rufus Emeterio to give them some bad news: They’re going to die today. Mateo and Rufus are total strangers, but, for different reasons, they’re both looking to make a new friend on their End Day. The good news: There’s an app for that. It’s called the Last Friend, and through it, Rufus and Mateo are about to meet up for one last great adventure and to live a lifetime in a single day.” – Goodreads
I began reading They Both Die at the End at midnight before going to bed. Big mistake. The book starts off at midnight when Mateo Torrez receives a phone call from Continue reading