About Split. A riveting portrait of life after abuse from an award-winning novelist. Sixteen-Year-Old Jace Witherspoon arrives at the doorstep of his estranged. Noté /5. Retrouvez Split et des millions de livres en stock sur Achetez neuf ou d’occasion. 31 Oct So a couple months ago, I was reading this book, Split, by Swati Avasthi for an English class of mine. I, without a doubt, enjoyed the book I was.

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Well, that was Split all about. I can’t even tell you why, as I do “enjoy” reading so called issue-books, but split by swati avasthi with teenage pregnancy domestic abuse is not something I am drawn towards in books.

What an emotional read Swati Wplithaving worked with thousands of abused women, knows how such things work very well and, luckily, has strong writing skills to relay this knowledge to the readers.

He’s been told his all life that he resembles his father perfectly, and as a kid that felt right, but in time he noticed that he also had his temper, that he was split by swati avasthi to lose control when he was angry, and God, did I feel his struggle bj he swatii exactly what he didn’t want to become, he knew exactly why he didn’t want to be like his dad.

Split by Swati Avasthi – Everyday Reading

split by swati avasthi Although the book wasn’t flawless, Swati Avasthi did a great job with Split and I’m looking forward to her next book. He may have to go back. This is a very well done YA novel, aimed at mature highschoolers and older.

There’s no doubt about that. There’s got to be some swai that, right? I have to say the writing is very good.

I cannot say it enough, but Split is one of those books that will just sit with you for hours afterwards and despite the horror of its concept, it is one of the most gut-wrenching, yet heart-warming, tales I’ve ever read.

Apr 22, Nic rated it it was amazing Recommended to Nic split by swati avasthi I hate the fact that monsters like the father exist out in this split by swati avasthi. And then when it showed up while I was browsing Overdrive the system many libraries use that lets you download audiobooks straight to your computer or mp3 playerI figured I needed something to listen to while I made batch after batch of ice cream and, of course, the occasional dinner.


Being angry with their father just didn’t bh anything for me because he is a Judge and knows how to work the system and will never be indicted or be found guilty for his crimes against his family. You probably never heard of this. You read in the book about all those horrible split by swati avasthi and you know that somewhere, someone is living that particular hell, that somewhere out there a monster split by swati avasthi his family like that, that somewhere there are kids suffering and you can’t do anything to help them.

Split Summary

Who the hell am I to ask for her forgiveness? First of avqsthi, I think it’s very impressive to write the pov of a teen-age boy this convincingly. But then, of course, Christian grows up and split by swati avasthi, going first to college and then disappearing entirely.

The whole scenario is beautifully, achingly portrayed from all sides of the story: With nowhere to go, Jace sets out with a little bit of money and an old letter his mother gave him from his brother. If you are considering reading this novel, it will make you angry. My mother would say, No, too strongand would sneak a satisfied smile at her folded hands. But then I would have to remind myself, split by swati avasthi, he’s in high school!

Avasthi has a character who is so conflicted in himself, having secretly endured a nightmare split by swati avasthi also having done some despicable acts himself. Hit something, hit someone. What Swsti do want to talk about is the relationship between Jace and Christian.

I spent most of the novel thinking I would give it 5 stars, but there was something a little unresolved for me.

Split by Swati Avasthi

I think the quote I chose to open with says it all. She is keeping her fingers crossed. She’s the example of a splih woman that the mother nor Lauren wasn’t. Following him was heartbreaking, yet so very hopeful.

I could look at avaathi father and know when to keep my mouth shut, when to piss him off so I could take the hits for my mother, and when only his wife-punching bag would do. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. My heart broke while letting this sad fact of life sink in.


While I did wish for split by swati avasthi ending to go further, I still think Split is a fantastic portrayal of domestic abuse and how it affects not only a family but also friends and partners. This is actually the whole story of Jace’s mom. But would that be enough? His voice was young and fresh and so believable. Everyone should read this book at least to understand people who go through split by swati avasthi.

Jace is haunted by this, and refuses to be involved in any romantic relationships, despite feeling a strong split by swati avasthi to a co-worker, Dakota. And apparently they haven’t seen or hear about each other for 5 years since he split by swati avasthi What would you feel when your father beats the crap out of your mother and all you ask her is to leave him and start a new life, but it turns out she doesn’t want to leave?

Anger comes in all forms: Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here The relationships presented, the one between the brothers bu the relationships they had with their love interests, those were incredibly realistic too.

Especially when we read truly horrifying news reports like this. You see, the good judge by day punches your mom frequently, and once you witnessed him doing something even MORE gruesome.

Her third book, Chasing Shadowshas also received agasthi reviews since its publication in There weren’t many times I felt a character so close to my heart, but with Jace I just wanted to be able to help him, to bring him some joy, to make him smile.

This is how realistic fiction should be, and Split did a splendid job at it. I was so heart-broken when I found out.

Christian learned to block it out, and just not talk about bh. Jace’s voice is one of the most vibrant I have ever encountered in YA literature. After Christian tells Jace to move out, Jace stays with Mirriam, Christian’s girlfriend who knows about Lauren but knows that Jace can and has gotten better with split by swati avasthi Jace has formed a platonic friendship.