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    Fate & ‘What If’… Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick & Suzanne Young Blog Tour

    Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick & Suzanne Young concentrates on fate and the ‘what if’ people can think when they make one choice over another. I loved the book for this and it got me thinking about my own ‘what if’s in my life and my feelings towards fate. I don’t want to believe in fate, I don’t want to think that our whole life is mapped out in front of us and we have no say in the decisions we make. I loved Just Like Fate because it showed certain things that relate to my feelings towards fate and it gave us a ‘what if’ option. There have…

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    Just Like Fate – Cat Patrick and Suzanne Young

    “There are exactly sixteen minutes left in math class when there’s a faint double knock on the classroom door, and we all perk up. Through the window I can see the office assistant with the frizzy hair standing timidly, like she’s afraid of even herself.” With a knock on the door of her classroom Caroline Cabot’s life turns upside down. Her grandmother, her rock, the woman she has lived with for years and loved all her life, is in hospital. Caroline keeps vigil at her bedside when she can, only leaving to go to school when her mother forces her too. Then the weekend comes and Simone tried to persuade…

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    Just In Case – Meg Rosoff

    β€œThe view is fine up here. I can look out across the world and see everything.  For instance I can see a fifteen-year-old boy and his brother.” The day David Case saves his baby brother from falling out of the window to what would result in the severely premature death of said child changes Davids life forever. At first his outlook changes, then his name and his clothes and soon everything is very much different from what it was to start with. Armed with his new name, Justin, every moment is taken up by what ifs and he strives to outwit fate. He leaves home and soon finds himself in…