Turtles All the Way Down

Turtles All the Way Down

Sixteen-year-old Aza never intended to pursue the mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett, but there’s a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake and her Best and Most Fearless Friend, Daisy, is eager to investigate. So together, they navigate the short distance and broad divides that separate them from Russell Pickett’s son, Davis. Aza is trying. She is trying to be a good daughter, a good friend, a good student, and maybe even a good detective, while also living within the ever-tightening spiral of her own thoughts. In his long-awaited return,

Title:Turtles All the Way Down
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780525555360
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    Turtles All the Way Down Reviews

  • Emily May

    “You’re deflecting.” I just stared at her. “You’re right that self isn’t simple, Aza. Maybe it’s not even singular. Self is a plurality, but pluralities can also be integrated, right? T...

  • Ariel

    I’ve been having a bad run with YA lately. I’ve loved it for so long that I persevere on, remembering that there are gems, that there are treasures, but increasingly I’ve found myself worried - ...

  • Hailey (HaileyinBookland)

    The ShortTrigger warnings: anxiety, OCDWriting: 5 starsCharacters: 4.75 starsPlot: 4.5 starsOriginality: 4 stars(all out of 5 stars)The LongIt's hard to believe I just read a new John Green (JG from n...

  • Zo

    Even though I just finished this book, I already know it's one that will stick with me for years to come. I can't fully express how cathartic this book was. I finally saw parts of myself represented i...

  • Hannah

    My review is now up if you’d like to watch: https://youtu.be/T3t7Fhh2oiMI’m speechless. It’s stunning....

  • Becca

    Let us play a little game called "What could this book possibly about?"First off, we can argue a bit about the setting. His early work would suggest that he prefers warm places, but over the years he ...

  • emma

    actual review to come -----------PRE-REVIEWNOTE: i know what "turtles all the way down" means, i know that the spiral holds significance, and i know that this cover is still full-on ugly. please do no...

  • Raeleen Lemay

    Not gonna lie, I’m tempted to flip right back to page 1 and read the book again. THAT NEVER HAPPENS TO ME. ...

  • Emma Giordano

    4.5 STARS I REALLY REALLY ENJOYED THIS BOOK.If I leave this review blank for now, I may force myself to film a video review (which I really want to do!) hahah...

  • C.G. Drews

    This was ABSOLUTELY EXCELLENT and also gave me an existential crisis so thanks for that. I'm actually floored by how good it was. I mean, I haven't read a "new" John Green novel in forever, but this i...