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ƨ [PDF]-The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone: A Novel 椀 E-Pub Author Adele Griffin ᑯ ƨ [PDF]-The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone: A Novel 椀 E-Pub Author Adele Griffin ᑯ Gr 9 UpAddison Stone, a young and dynamic artist, fell from the Manhattan Bridge while plastering a billboard Was it an accident Suicide Something sinister Griffin constructs this tale by blending narrative prose with newspaper articles describing Addison s career and death, and interviews with family and friends Listeners will have to continually remind themselves that Addison, however real she may be, is a fictional character A full cast of narrators, headed by Amy Rubinate, Caroline Shaffer, Hillary Huber, Jorjeana Marie, and Will Damron, bring this story to life The audio version also contains a bonus disc featuring the artwork and photographs that are included in the print text This unique book will be a welcome addition to young adult collections and should be recommended to listeners who enjoyed Marissa Pessl s Night Film.Amanda Rollins, Northwest Village School, Plainville, CTPraise for The Unfinished Life of Addison StoneA Capitol Choices SelectionAn Autumn 2014 Kids Indie Next List SelectionA Junior Library Guild SelectionA School Library Journal Top Fiction PickA Romantic Times Top Pickand Finalist for Book of the YearA Booklist Top Ten Arts Book for YouthA Chicago Public Library Best of the Best YA Book of the YearAn Best YA Book of the YearA YALSA 2015 Best Fiction for Young Adults Selection An intricate, intoxicating novel This compelling story can be read on many levels, from a multi voiced meditation on a brief, bright life in the Big Apple to an exploration of the biographers almost impossible task the discovery and distillation of anothers complex self The Washington PostWritten like a longform piece of journalism A gripping read with a seriously ominous ending One of the most unique books Ive ever read The GuardianAn acute examination of a young womans troubled mind as much as its a mystery that she remains an enigma, even at the fascinating novels end, somehow makes Addisons death all the harrowing The Boston GlobeA layered homage to the tortured painter, but also an exercise in structure and discipline, complete with pictures, paintings, media clips and Parade.comAddictive Despite all of the photos and paintings and interviews, Stone remains an enigma As characters debate the true nature of Addison Stone, they reveal just how little they know each other and themselves, and how much they project their own beliefs, fears, and hopes onto the world.The Daily BeastPhotographs, interviews and articles tell the story of a girl caught up in the glamorous society art scene of Manhattan, spinning out of control Brilliant and unforgettable Justine MagazineHeres the thing I love about Addison Stone she could so easily have become a manic pixie dream girl, but she didnt The Addison that emerges from the interviews in the book had both sides of creative geniusthe gifts and all it took to feed them Melissa Albert for BN.com Resembles an in depth article one might read in The New Yorker A compelling fictional biography.Shelf Awareness, Starred ReviewLike Gone Girlwith another twist A hot one.WBAL TVThis book has the best of both genres a gripping mystery and a fascinating biography Chico Enterprise RecordA compelling look at the dark underbelly of the Manic Pixie Dream Girl fantasy, an exploration of the way a magnetic personality can imbalance relationships, a portrait of an artist whose talent comes from the part of her that endangers her Theres no shortage of romance in the portrayal of Addison, the brilliant beauty who captured all eyes and whose ghost still powers imaginations, but perceptive readers will see beyond the glamour to the simmering dysfunction The Bulletin of the Center for Children s BooksGriffin s mixed media approach is fresh and welcome art and photographs dot the pages of a compelling biography Romantic TimesGriffin presents readers with overlapping perspectives on Addisons frenetic life of gallery openings, parties and performance art, and the doubt and self destructive tendencies lurking beneath her fierce creativity Multifaceted and thoroughly postmodern BookPageA fast paced, engaging read Tormented by mental illness or possibly the supernatural, Addison is an unpredictable and compelling central figure VOYAA thorough, multi faceted picture of this one of a kind girl, who was simultaneously sensitive and wild, selfish and loving, eclectic and vulnerable Id recommend it, wholly TeenReadsAn intimate and cohesive portrait of a complex girl The whirlwind pace will have readers in its grip Horn Book MagazineCaptivating, original, brilliant, and so dangerously exhilarating that you ll find yourself addicted to the entire immersive experience You will fly through this thriller, incapable of putting it down.Lauren Myracle, New York Timesbestselling author of The Infinite Moment of Us Only a writer as fierce and imaginative as Adele Griffin could bring us the real story of Addison Stone, a true talent and a bona fide star.Daniel Handler, New York Timesbestsellingauthor of Why We Broke UpA beautifully executed and riveting novel from an extraordinarily talented writer Addison Stone will haunt you Hers is a story you do not want to miss.Courtney Summers, author of the Cybil award winner Cracked Up to Be Compelling and tragic from the very first page the interspersed media layers level upon level of reality to the story Readers will be fascinated with the novel and caught up in the drama right up to the end School Library Journal, Starred ReviewGriffin, a two time National Book Award finalist and one of the best YA authors around, attempts something very different here a Rashomon like take on a young girls life, highlighted by photos of the girl and her art, all in an attempt to put the unknowable Addison within the readers grasp A terrific experiment, something fresh and hard to put down It gives a sense of both the artistic temperament and the nature of madnessand the sometimes thin line in between Booklist, Starred ReviewSnippets of interviews sprinkled with color photographs and paintings form a portrait of a sassy and troubled young woman an indictment of the shallowness of contemporary cultural life Kirkus ReviewsAfaux biography of a deceased teenage rising star in the art world, built around interviews from people involved in Addisons life before she died, excerpts from media coverage of her rapidly growing fame, photographs of Addison and her friends, and images of her artwork Griffin offers incisive commentary on mental illness and the frenzy around and pressures induced by celebrity, especially surrounding young women Defined primarily by the contradictory accounts of those around her, Addison remains something of a cipher even by books end Publishers WeeklyAs readers learn about Addisons life, struggles, and the night she died, they will be pulled in by her story and be left with the sense that maybe the biggest question isnt what happened the night Addison died but who Addison really was A moving story of art, fame, and tragedy Mystery Scene Adele Griffin takes the concept of epistolary fiction and turns it upside down a unique and captivating fictional documentary The strong cautionary message about mental health, medication, and obsession is quite powerful I can t recommend The Unfinished Life of Addison Stonehighly enough Fresh Fiction Even though we all know how this story turns out from the first page a newspaper article about Addisons death kicks off the story , that doesnt make the book any less of a page turner The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone is a perfect mystery Hello Giggles Addison Stone is legendary Who are these people to tell us who Addison is What do their concepts of her as a personand her as an artistdo to render a full person Can they What of their biases and connections with and to her do to getting at the heart of who she was Griffin s novel is experimental but exceptionally successful at being so.Stacked Books From the Hardcover edition. 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    • The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone: A Novel
    • 3.1
    • 260
    • $0.00
    • 257 pages
    • 1616953616
    • Adele Griffin
    • English
    • 27 August 2016

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