Robbie is a young woman with spastic cerebral palsy. She has limited speech and spends most of her time in her wheelchair. So it appears to her that life is just passing her by and that there is nothing she can do about it. Robbie is involved in a tragic accident, and while she is unconscious, she visits heaven. There, she is shown the path her life could take, giving her hope and a purpose. However, this would mean that she would live the rest of her life as a disabled person. The Chrysalis is Robbies journeyfrom where she is like the caterpillar, as she feeds off the goodness of others, then to the chrysalis, where she learns her own worth and abilities, becoming an adult. Finally, she evolves into that beautiful butterfly that she was always meant to be.
The Chrysalis is a stunning piece of literature that enthralled, entertained and enchanted me from the very first page! Everything about this contemporary, moving piece of fiction was incredible; the characters, as well as the beautiful setting of settings the reader gets to experience and the incredible literature courtesy of the wonderful Toria Newman, made me fall madly in love with this book. The Chrysalis is a piece of fiction that will captivate readers from all genres thanks to the many themes that are interwoven between the pages. This book can only be described as a read that should not be missed! If you are looking to read a book that will grasp your attention from the first page and hold it throughout then already I would implore you lovely readers to read this book because it is utterly brilliant!
Without spoiling what this moving novel is about, it is about a young woman called Robbie. Robbie has cerebral palsy, and so she is confined to a wheelchair with limited speech, and Robbie feels like life is passing her by, and she is not able to enjoy it to its fullest. The reader will follow Robbie as she grows to living life as a disabled person while developing herself further especially after a significant experience that happens to her and this book lovers is the premise of the incredible The Chrysalis!
The story of The Chrysalis is an incredibly dynamic, unique piece of work that took my breath away on more than one occasion, the pacing of this story was wonderfully written and plotted so that I did not get bored at any given time. Never once did I find myself referring to the page number and that is a sure sign that this incredible book is a compelling piece of work that draws the reader in and captivates them to read it quickly and to reach the end of the book very fast!
The excellent author of this novel, Toria Newman effortlessly takes the reader on a moving journey; Newman’s words managed to keep me intrigued as well as entertained as I raced through this book. It is the kind of book that is impossible to put down, and when I had to I longed for it! I wanted to be reunited with the story I had grown to love and the characters I had become invested in.
Toria Newman is a talented and well-accomplished author who has written an unforgettable novel that features heavily on its characters and themes. Newman’s characters are superb, and I think every reader will be able to find an attribute they like in them. They are believable and their narratives jump right off the page and into the reader’s minds. This is another thing… Newman has managed to create a vivid picture in my mind of this setting she has established. Her sometimes long, descriptive sentences, captured my imagination and made me turn the pages with haste! Newman is a pure talent, and for that, she deserves all the praise in the world.
To summarize my thoughts on the charismatic novel that is The Chrysalis; I would say if you are a reader who is tired of reading the same old books that are lackluster and forgettable then take a chance with this one because I promise you now that you will not be disappointed! The Chrysalis gets five stars from me book lovers!
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