Series: Seaside Pictures

Capture by Rachel Van Dyken

Posted August 23, 2015 by Kate in Blog Tour, Liked It, Review / 0 Comments
Capture by Rachel Van Dyken

I have read a few Rachel Van Dyken books before, and I really enjoy reading her work. She is great with pacing and with story so I was really looking forward to reading this book. I was also pretty intrigued with how Dani, our main character is mute because of a trauma she experienced, it’s something I haven’t read before, and I love reading new things. So Dani is so adorable, and I really liked her. I think Rachel did a great job capturing the essence of a seventeen year old girl, she really got the snark down fantastically. So Dani’s parents died in an accident one that she seems to feel pretty responsible for, and after the accident she became a selective mute. It’s really kind of heartbreaking. But she has a great group of people around her, her sister Pris and her husband Jaymeson as well as her best friends from the band AD2. They have really accepted her and do their best to both help her and sometimes push her to go outside of her boundaries. I really loved her inner-monologue and how snarky she could be in text messages (after all she had to communicate somehow and texts totally make it easier for her). Our hero in the story is movie star Linc, who hires Dani to be his assistant while he is working on his new movie with Jaymeson and Pris. Let’s just say they start out a bit on the bumpy side. There first […]