Aly Bennet has been in love with her friend Luke for years. She hasn’t told him how she feels for two reasons. 1) She’s the girl with HIV. 2) She lied about how she got it.
Aly never meant to lie. The words just slipped out on her first day of a support group for kids living with life-threatening conditions. It was the day she met Luke and Caroline, who would become her best friends and the closest thing she has to a family. After so many years, Aly doesn’t know how to tell her friends the truth. So she paints and she runs and she tries not to think about the future she can’t have.
But when a Boston prosecutor asks Aly to testify in a trial—and her relationship with Luke intensifies—things become complicated. If she testifies, Luke and Caroline will learn the truth—that Aly has been lying to them for most of a decade. If she doesn’t, a monster could go free, again.
Life and Other Complications is a compelling novel that will excite readers from start to finish thanks to the captivating story that takes the reader on a breathtaking journey. Life and Other Complications for me was an engrossing read that enthralled me from the very first page to the very last; I struggled to put this book down because I desperately wanted to know what was going to happen to the novels memorable characters and I felt this way thanks to the author’s incredible writing that compelled me to read.
Heather Mullaly is a talented and well-accomplished author, and her work is gripping as well as riveting and holds a host of fantastic characters! Already I have to recommend this novel for you lovely readers to read, but if you need more convincing, then continue to read to learn more about the incredible Life and Other Complications!
Life and Other Complications is an exceptional tale that will introduce the reader to the protagonist of the novel, Aly Bennet, a young woman who is holding a secret. Aly is in love with her best friend Luke but she has never told him this or the truth about how she has HIV. Aly has lied about this her whole life to Luke as well as her best friend Caroline who are like family to her, but soon she will have a choice to make about telling the truth or letting a monster walk free and this book lovers is the short premise of the incredible Life and Other Complications!
The tale of Life and Other Complications is gripping, glorious, and let’s not forget breathtaking. This novel truly did astound me with its captivating narration and thrilling plotline in which many twists and turns occur. As well as it being a great young adult read, it is also a unique, diverse one which is unlike your typical YA novel and I have to say that I adored this because I was getting very tired of reading the same old YA books so thank you, Heather Mullaly, for writing a novel that is fresh, exciting and gripping!
Heather Mullaly is a talented author; there is no question about this. Mullaly’s writing keeps the reader on the edge of their seat; her brilliant book takes you on a gripping journey that you will struggle to forget. I was enthralled from start to finish and this is how books should be! I was thinking, “yes, finally I have found another great entertaining book” so thank you, Mullaly, for writing a genuinely captivating and memorable story that will hook readers from start to finish.
Heather Mullaly can only be described as a talented, accomplished writer who knows what a reader wants in a great read. As I read Life and Other Complications I read every sentence slowly so that I could absorb all of the novel’s information; I felt as if I was there and it made for an immersive reading experience. Mullaly is an excellent writer who is well accomplished, and her work astounded me from the very beginning thanks to her original plot, as well as her compelling characters that in turn made me invest in the story even more.
To conclude my thoughts on the poignant novel that is Life and Other Complications, I would say if you are bored with the same old YA cliches then take a chance with this gem because you will not be disappointed. It has everything you would want in a great novel, and that is spine-tingling good content, dynamic, memorable characters, and a brilliant author. This excellent book gets five stars from me!
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