Love or revenge, which would you choose? With a bright career ahead of her, math prodigy Juliet Capulet meets a stranger named Romeo while on an island getaway. Their budding relationship seems harmless, but his girlfriend, wealthy socialite Tera Paris, is none too happy about it. And back in the states when their relationship fails to dissolve, Juliet finds herself the victim of a scare tactic gone awry. When her lifeless body is found—the authorities edge closer to finding her killers with Romeo being the prime suspect. And guilt ridden, he considers the unthinkable. But Juliet’s star-crossed fate is reversed by mysterious means, and while she adjusts to her new state of being among other things she’s forced to choose between love and revenge.
Juliet Must Die… where do I begin book lovers? Juliet Must Die is undoubtedly a novel that should not be missed by anybody because the story that unfolds throughout it is genius, flawlessly written and wildly entertaining. When I read the premise of Juliet Must Die, 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 with a strong one being a mystery. Mysteries, in general, are my go-to read but I love even more when they feature more themes than just a mystery and so when I started to read Juliet Must Die and learned that the book has this, I was thrilled, and it made me turn the pages even faster!
Juliet Must Die is a fast-paced thriller that is haunting as well as thrilling, and although the novel terrified me at points, it was still bewitching, and I still don’t know Steve Powell the author of Juliet Must Die managed to do this! I think it is a combination of his flawless literature and his fast-paced narrative that had twists and turns galore. It could be these two attributes and so much more but what I do know for sure is that Powell managed to keep me hooked and racing to the end thanks to his literature that was spiked with adrenaline from start to finish.
Juliet Must Die is a compelling novel that will introduce readers to the protagonist of the story, Juliet Capulet. Juliet is a young and beautiful woman with a bright future ahead of her and when she meets Romeo while on holiday, her luck seems only to get better. However, Romeo’s girlfriend is not too happy about their meeting, and Tera Paris is determined to do something about it. I do not want to spoil what happens next book lovers, but it involves, murder, a mystery and a brilliant twist and this book lovers is the premise of the sensational Juliet Must Die!
The story of Juliet Must Die is an intriguing one and one that left me shocked at many points. I am not talking about a small amount of shock to book lovers but rather a massive shock because Juliet Must Die provides a host of them and they are big ones! The twists and turns and the numerous shocking moments throughout the story thrilled me from start to finish and kept me entertained and turning the pages with haste. It is tough for an author to keep their readers engaged, especially when writing a thriller/mystery, so the fact that Powell was able to do this and so effortlessly shows us that he is an incredible author whose work should not be missed.
What unfolds throughout Juliet Must Die is genuinely shocking, and I was always shocked and surprised because although I thought I knew where the book was going to go, it didn’t go that way and instead took a U-turn and it was exhilarating! The themes combined and laced throughout Juliet Must Die perfectly compliment the atmosphere of the book and story; the reader will experience mystery, action, terrifying and thrilling moments and many more exceptional themes. As I read Juliet Must Die, I found myself racing through it, turning the pages with haste thanks to the addictive nature.
Steve Powell is an author who has written a fantastic story and come up with a brilliant plot. Powell from the very start sets the tone of the novel; he lets his readers know that this is going to be a dark and atmospheric book thanks to his literature and wow was it! Powell is an exceptional writer because he grabs his readers attention from the start very quickly and keeps them engrossed until the end. There are no long build-ups that drag in Juliet Must Die; instead, the reader will be thrown into the thick of the story quickly, and the result of this is exciting (and slightly terrifying!)
Overall Juliet Must Die 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 thrill and excite its readers so of course, I have to award this impressive piece of literature five stars!
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This is a well written and very thorough review that perfectly sums up the story without giving too much away. I took a trip to the UK several years back, and while I was there I visited William Shakespeare’s childhood home. The idea for the book immediately popped into my head, but I didn’t actually get to work on it until a few years later. “Juliet Must Die” and the follow-up novel “Deathly Dreaming Juliet” are both available at Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble.com, and Google play books in e-book and paperback formats.
All the best!