Elise Evans a teenage girl is seeking for meaning in the all automatic, repetitive and scheduled life. She will find a world full of secrets in the small town of Monroe, Michigan. Starting with a mansion that has 1 and 1/2 floors, a mysterious set of gold watches and a history teacher death. All of them are linked together and people in this town seem to know more then they appeared at first. Trying to find meaning, falling in love with her high-school classmate and learning new and new things. The mystery of all of this will have a beginning as far as Nostradamus. The phrase time is very relative that it can run very fast when you are enjoying it or slow down if you are dragging through a dislike moment. This story will give a thrill to the hypothetical question: What if the characters from “Twilight” were sitting with “Harry Potter” reading “The Da vinci code toghether.” Mystery, fast-paced thriller, romance, a pinch of sci-fi / fantasy in the Young adult category, this book finish will be both unexpected and just the beginning.
The Clock That Stopped… where do I begin book lovers? The Clock That Stopped 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 The Clock That Stopped, 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 The Clock That Stopped and learned that the book has this, I was thrilled, and it made me turn the pages even faster.
The Clock That Stopped is a fast-paced novel that is thrilling as well as compelling, and its story is bewitching from start to finish and I still don’t know how Steven J. Scott the author of The Clock That Stopped 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 Scott managed to keep me hooked and racing to the end thanks to his literature that felt as if it was spiked with adrenaline from start to finish.
The Clock That Stopped is a fascinating book that will introduce the reader to Elise Evans, a young teenage girl who is bored; she is tired of her everyday habits and lusts for more adventure in her life. Well, she soon starts to get an adventure in the small town of Monroe, Michigan which she lives in and goes on a journey. Elise will quickly start to unravel a mystery that involves a mansion, a set of gold watches and a death and Elise will soon connect the dots and what follows is shocking as well as incredibly entertaining.
The story of The Clock That Stopped 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 The Clock That Stopped 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 mystery, so the fact that Scott was able to do this for me and so effortlessly shows us that he is an incredible author whose work should not be missed.
The story that unfolds throughout The Clock That Stopped is genuinely captivating, 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 The Clock That Stopped perfectly compliment the atmosphere of the book and story, the reader will experience mystery, action, captivating and thrilling moments and many more exceptional themes. As I read The Clock That Stopped, I found myself racing through it, turning the pages with haste thanks to the addictive nature. What I loved the most about The Clock That Stopped is that it was not a cliché mystery novel in which the author has to rely on gimmicks. Instead, the story is unique and has the perfect combination of suspense, mystery, and intrigue which are all perfectly weaved together by the exceptional author, Steven J. Scott.
Scott is an author who has written a fantastic story and come up with a brilliant plot. Scott from the very start sets the tone of the novel, he lets his readers know that this is going to be an atmospheric book thanks to his literature and wow was it! Scott 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 The Clock That Stopped; instead, the reader will be thrown into the thick of the story quickly, and the result of this is exciting and compelling.
Overall The Clock That Stopped 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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