For some reason, last night I was in the mood for a mystery, so I browsed through my library's ebook collection and came across this book. I decided to give it a try and I am so glad I did! You'll hear a more in-depth explanation below, but let me just say that this book is well worth your time!
Stolen tells the story of a sixteen year old girl named Gemma who is kidnapped at the airport by a strong and mysterious man. The book illustrates how the relationship between captor and captive evolves and how Stolkholm Syndrome can take hold as a survival mechanism as a result of isolation.
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Stolen was a fascinating read. I read the entire book in one sitting because I could not put it down! I was very impressed by the unique nature of this kidnapping story, and I would recommend this book to teens looking for a mystery but wanting to avoid lots of violence and brutality.
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Hello, My name is Sydney and I enjoy reading books and watching Disney movies. My reading tastes vary, but I often find myself drawn to classic literature and fantasy. I live in the US and will start studying English literature at university next fall. On this blog, I will discuss my love for books and other fun tidbits. Enjoy!