FRANK, Ece Gurler

Have you ever dreamt of an alternate world? A world full of second chances and lost dreams, found again. Just like the one Frank has stumbled upon.

Frank, an eleven-year-old science nerd, fashions a hiding place in his closet with his favorite things. He calls it the “Aurora Shell”, where he retreats whenever he feels upset or scared. The day he learns that he was adopted, he discovers an empty space behind his Big Bang Theory poster, in the Aurora Shell. He decides to crawl in and find out what awaits him at the end of this dark tunnel. There, he meets an incredibly cheerful kid, Andy, who becomes his first true friend. Soon after they realize that this is not just a simple passage, but it is a bridge that connects two parallel universes! Frustrated that he was unwanted by his biological parents in his own world, Frank decides to take his chance in this new universe to gain acceptance. Maybe this time his parents would welcome him and love him? Grabbing their backpacks, the two friends set out on a quest to find Frank’s birth parents in Andy’s universe. In the beginning of their journey, everything looks brand new and astonishing to Frank. But this adventure will hold dangers they never could have imagined. Will they be able to survive the grave challenges and find Frank’s family in the end? Was their secret going to cause them trouble?

Frank is a quintessential middle-grade contemporary science-fiction book for boys and girls who are 7-12 years old. Frank’s story will awaken any child’s interest in science, especially middle school science subjects. At the end of this heartwarming adventure, the young reader will greatly value the meaning of friendship and family.

FRANK is undoubtedly a sensational novel that should not be missed! The story that unfolds throughout it is genius, flawlessly written, and wildly entertaining as well as moving. When I read the premise of FRANK, I knew instantly that it was a book I had to read as well as a book I would love, and this is thanks to the themes alluded to throughout the premise. Now that I have finished FRANK I can say that this book was incredible and that is why I already have to recommend this wonderful novel to you lovely readers, however, if you need more convincing then continue to read to learn more!

FRANK is a sensational, science fiction novel that will take its readers on a moving and powerful journey that will inspire many thoughts and feelings in its readers. The reader in FRANK will be introduced to Frank, an eleven-year-old boy who is a huge science fan who spends time in his closet when he feels upset or scared. Frank calls it is his Aurora Shell and soon after finding out that he was adopted, Frank finds a wormhole in his closet to an alternative universe. He meets Andy when he passes through and decides that maybe his biological parents in this universe will want and love him and so he embarks on an adventure with Andy however, dark twists and turns face Frank and this book lovers is the short premise of the incredible FRANK!

FRANK is a twisty turny and moving novel and although I thought I knew where the book was going to go at points, it didn’t go that way and instead took a U-turn and it was captivating! The themes combined and laced throughout FRANK perfectly compliment the atmosphere of the book and story. As I read FRANK, I found myself racing through it, turning the pages with haste thanks to the addictive nature.

Ece Gurler is an author who has written a fantastically poignant story and come up with a brilliant plot. Gurler from the very start sets the tone of the novel; she lets her readers know that this is going to be an adventure-packed but emotional novel and you should prepare to lose some sleep over the captivating nature! Gurler is an exceptional writer because she grabs her reader’s attention from the start very quickly and keeps them engrossed until the end. There are no long build-ups that drag in FRANK; instead, the reader will be thrown into the thick of the story quickly, and the result of this is exciting!

To conclude my thoughts on this wonderful book, FRANK is a superb novel that has everything a reader would want in a story; it has a thrilling narrative, magnificent plot development, and excellent characterization that will hook and excite its readers so of course, I have to award this impressive piece of literature five stars! Be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers, you won’t regret it!

Thank you so much for reading book lovers! I appreciate it so much. Here is a preview of the book for all of you lovely readers to enjoy! Please have a read of the preview and if you find that you have loved what you have read then all you need to do is follow the links below!

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