What if colours could speak?
The Boy Who Saw In Colours: A raw novel, set amid Nazi uprising, chronicles the life of a boy who dared to dream…
As his family collapses and he and his brother are sent to one of Hitler’s elite schools, Josef learns to express his grief and feelings of growing up in the only way he knows how – painting.
The Boy Who Saw In Colours is an excellent novel that is thrilling, moving but terrific all at the same time! The Boy Who Saw In Colours astounded me from start to finish with its captivating literature courtesy of the author Lauren Robinson. The novel is full of phenomenal characterization and thrilling/terrifying and moving elements laced throughout that will keep you on the edge of your seat. I adore historical fiction/coming of age novels however many of them can be predictable and lackluster, but as I got lost in The Boy Who Saw In Colours I realized it is far from this. Instead, it is a sensational, unique novel with many historical elements laced throughout that no reader should miss! That is why I have to recommend this book already! However, if you need more convincing then continue to read to learn more!
The Boy Who Saw In Colours is a poignant, shocking, and unforgettable novel that will take its readers on a heart-wrenching, but captivating journey. The reader in The Boy Who Saw In Colours will meet the young protagonist of the novel, Josef Schneider, a young boy who loves to paint and draw thanks to the help of his grandmother, but when she passes away and world war 2 begins, all the joy from Josef’s life is ripped away. Things only get worse for Josef when he, along with his young brother, are taken away from their home and parents and sent to a school that shapes Aryan children. It is here that there lives will change forever and this book lovers is the short premise of the incredible The Boy Who Saw In Colours!
The Boy Who Saw In Colours as a whole is an incredible novel that combines everything the reader would want and more in a story. It has a bold, daring, and frightening plot that will keep you hooked from start to finish, brilliant world and character building, and of course incredibly addictive literature courtesy of Lauren Robinson!
Lauren Robinson is a phenomenal writer who has written a stellar story. In The Boy Who Saw In Colours, it was evident to me that Robinson is a passionate and invested writer, she took her time with her story, developing every plot avenue thoroughly as well as lacing her passion for the genre throughout her literature and story and it certainly came across to me. That is one of the many things I adore about Robinson’s literature, but I also adored her beautiful descriptions. Robinson’s descriptions captivated me, they made me be able to imagine every perfect detail and imagine myself in the novel alongside the characters and it made for a truly stellar but of course heart-wrenching reading experience!
Overall, The Boy Who Saw In Colours is a captivating and moving novel, unlike anything I have read before, that will have you entertained, moved and so much more. That is why I, of course, have to award this book five stars!
Thank you so much for reading book lovers! I appreciate it so much.
Goodbye for now book lovers,
P.S. Below I have attached some links about the author and this wonderful book so if you would like to learn more about the author and the book then please have a browse. Thank you so much again for reading book lovers!
Amazon U.S. – Amazon U.K. – Goodreads