Author: Emma South

Coming Back by Emma South

Posted January 22, 2016 by Kate in Just Okay, Review / 0 Comments
Coming Back by Emma South

This book was seriously heartbreaking from beginning to end. I kind of knew it was going to be that way going in, especially because the book blurb tells you up front that Christie was kidnapped and years later she shows up crawling out of the woods. Let’s just say I was fully prepared for her to be all kinds of a mess. But honestly, it wasn’t just Christie who made the book heartbreaking, it was all the people in her life, how different things were for all of them. I mean they are all obviously so happy that she is alive and back, but there is a lot of mixed emotions going on in this book, and my heart broke for all the characters. So at the beginning of the book Christie shows up after being kidnaped, and following her in the initial days and weeks after being back at home was just hard. Anyone would be damaged by what happened to her, so it was completely understandable that she has a lot of things to kind of get past when it comes to dealing with the events of what happened. But another thing that made it hard for her was seeing how much everyone had moved on, I mean life doesn’t stop, I get that, but the life Christie remembers is just gone, the man she loves is different, her friends are different, her family is different. They all had to deal with her kidnapping and that changed who […]