Books

The Runaway House

The Runaway House The Runaway House harbours troubled teens the world has turned away The house cloaks the heartache of a thousand unheard tales But one thundery night Alexandria Cassell arrives at its doorstep Raised

  • Title: The Runaway House
  • Author: M.J. Labrooy
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 312
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • The Runaway House harbours troubled teens the world has turned away The house cloaks the heartache of a thousand unheard tales But one thundery night Alexandria Cassell arrives at its doorstep Raised in a heartless, but privileged world, Alexandria believes love is just an illusion She abandons her wealth to prove to herself that two souls can only find affinity in fic The Runaway House harbours troubled teens the world has turned away The house cloaks the heartache of a thousand unheard tales But one thundery night Alexandria Cassell arrives at its doorstep Raised in a heartless, but privileged world, Alexandria believes love is just an illusion She abandons her wealth to prove to herself that two souls can only find affinity in fiction She spends her first night at the Runaway House Alexandria encounters the other runaways But she is instinctively drawn to the menacingly dark Rayne, a hostile drop out with a dangerous underworld secret Battling her mistrust of love, their compelling connection unravels like a fracturing tightrope.However, as Alexandria discovers the other runaway s stories, she is roused by their struggle for justice She questions whether broken hearts can learn to beat again in a house where hope is extinct Now Alexandria must dare to challenge the power of love so the tales of the Runaway House can finally be heard Get A Copy Kindle Store StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Kindle Edition, 338 pages Published May 1st 2018 More Details ASIN B07CSHQS38 Other Editions 1 All Editions Add a New Edition Combine Less Detail edit details Friend Reviews To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up Reader QA To ask other readers questio

    • [PDF] Download Ð The Runaway House : by M.J. Labrooy
      312 M.J. Labrooy

    About "M.J. Labrooy"

    1. M.J. Labrooy

      M.J Labrooy has penned a vast compilation of Young Adult and Children s fiction, including many short listed competition junior titles She holds a degree in Professional Writing and Publishing and her ongoing love affair with the English language renders her an avid editor and reader The Runaway House is her first published novel.

    393 Comments

    1. Stories within a story A story about an often overlooked set of individuals A similar thread between them, but different in their own unique way The Runaway House is a refuge for teens that the world has turned away, but they can only stay for 7 days The story begins with a privileged teen named Alexandria showing up on the doorstep of the Runaway House one stormy night She was without hope and rejected the concept of love She soon discovers the stories of the other runaways and her story b Stor [...]


    2. I wanted to delve into the mind of a runaway in my story, The Runaway House While I aimed to show the hopelessness some teens face whilst growing up, I also wanted the characters to find a way to transform their pain into power In doing this, they discover their self worth and realise they have something to offer back to the world The Runaway House is about fighting back and seeing the value of life It s about taking chances, despite the odds.


    3. The Runaway House is by turns a heart wrenching book and a feel good story The author sets each scene brilliantly, and I felt I was an invisible guest observing the characters as they interacted The runaways are so complex and human in their struggles, I found myself totally invested in seeing them through to their happy endings Great read


    4. This is a really good book I like the unusual storyline, and I like the characters and the way it makes you think Labrooy s prose is wonderful For example, Like a chain reaction of human soul searching, she faced up to the truth Kacie a woman in her mid 30s runs a house for teen runaways She herself was a runaway when she was a teen But she s a minor character it s the teens who are the main characters, esp Alexandra The idea is though you may have gone through things such as abuse, em This is a [...]


    5. First off, Thank you to the author, as I won this giveaway through I am choosing to leave an honest review by choice.Wow, this book left me with quite a few feels It was definitely not what I was expecting, at first I was a little bit hesitant to continue however, the author had a great way of developing each character so I wanted to read on.This book is centered around a home called The Runaway House , a home for teens to escape to when they need to escape and reevaluate their lif First off, Th [...]


    6. I enjoyed this book The house is for runaway s who feel abandoned and rejected in their life One stormy week they open up and begin to share their stories of survival It is touching in the face of things, for them to begin to accept each other for who they are and what they went though to end up at the Runaway house There is a special friendship formed that takes them 10 yrs into the future and tells of where they are at in life at that time.



    Leave a Comment