Safe Haven Book Critique

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“Safe Haven” written by Nicholas Sparks is a book I would recommend to anyone that likes to shed a few tears and feel a connection to the characters while reading the book. Nicholas Sparks has written a great amount of books and made a great amount of movies. Overall, he is just a phenomenal person. However, this book will leave you speechless most of the time. In addition, it makes you feel like you relate to many of the aspects that happen. This book is one is one that will inspire you but also make you feel like you have a special connection to the characters. Katie, the main character of the story is a beautiful girl with a rough past. A past that will haunt her until the day she dies. After all, who would want to admit to a past like …show more content…
Most of the time it left us in suspense as to what would happen next. When Kevin arrived to town, Jo showed up to tell Katie that he was here, and by that time it was too late. The house was already set on fire and everyone’s lives were at risk. The kids had come to love having Katie around just for her enemy to ruin all the good things. I really like reading books that relate to me in some way or another. Although, this book did not really relate to me, I did feel like I had a connection to it. I really like that it explained the struggles in life and how to get through them. It is not always easy but there should always be a way out of a bad situation. Another quote I really liked in this book read, “While love can hurt, love can also heal.” (Page 227) This quote was important because even though Katie was hurt in the past, she is choosing to grow from it. For instance, that tells us about how her character develops and how strong of an individual she has to be for not only her, but also the ones around her. Katie was always so scared to be around new people in the case of her ex coming back, she did not want to hurt the ones around her with the same person that is hurting her. This book was a very clear romantic that always kept you on your toes. It also left you questioning what was going to happen next because the story line was so

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