Books on our Radar: A Thousand Pieces of You by Claudia Gray
When I read that best-selling author Claudia Gray was releasing a new book described as a “Every Day meets Cloud Atlas” well I just knew that it had to be featured as BookCrushin’s BOOR. Oh and while we’re at it, this scores our coveted Cover Crush of the Week also. This beauty made quite an impression and left me with a ‘thousand’ questions about this story! (yeah I went there). But seriously, it’s stunning. Be sure to catch it when it releases on November 4th!
Category: Young Adult, Sci-fi
Publisher: Harper Teen
Every Day meets Cloud Atlas in this heart-racing, space- and time-bending, epic new trilogy from New York Times bestselling author Claudia Gray.
Marguerite Caine’s physicist parents are known for their radical scientific achievements. Their most astonishing invention: the Firebird, which allows users to jump into parallel universes, some vastly altered from our own. But when Marguerite’s father is murdered, the killer—her parent’s handsome and enigmatic assistant Paul—escapes into another dimension before the law can touch him.
Marguerite can’t let the man who destroyed her family go free, and she races after Paul through different universes, where their lives entangle in increasingly familiar ways. With each encounter she begins to question Paul’s guilt—and her own heart. Soon she discovers the truth behind her father’s death is more sinister than she ever could have imagined.
A Thousand Pieces of You explores a reality where we witness the countless other lives we might lead in an amazingly intricate multiverse, and ask whether, amid infinite possibilities, one love can endure.