Author: Stephanie Oakes

Book Review: The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly

Posted September 14, 2015 by Lyn Kaye in book review, Lyn / 11 Comments
Book Review: The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly

The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly is a bit deceptive. My first impression was that this story was going to contain a plucky, spirited girl rebelling against her cult upbringing.  I had pictured a bit more of a cheekier Gated. This is not a cute yet serious story about a girl rebelling against the world, this is a book that tells the tale of a life gone horribly wrong at the hands of an extremist. There is nothing sweet or quirky about this one, although it is heartwarming. This is a gritty, raw, dark tale with small little shiny areas. The more »