More Than This – Patrick Ness

21969786More Than This by Patrick Ness

My rating: 3 of 5 stars
Received: Publisher
Publication Date: September 1st, 2013
Publisher: Candlewick Press
Point of View: 3rd Person & Masculine
Recommended Age: 13+
Pacing: Normal
Genres & Themes: Young Adult, Science Fiction, LGBT


A boy drowns, desperate and alone in his final moments. He dies.

Then he wakes, naked and bruised and thirsty, but alive.

How can this be? And what is this strange deserted place?

As he struggles to understand what is happening, the boy dares to hope. Might this not be the end? Might there be more to this life, or perhaps this afterlife? Continue reading