DATE PUBLISHED: 10th October 2013
All her life, Elise Dembowski has been an outsider. Starting a new school, she dreams of fitting in at last – but when her best attempts at popularity fail, she almost gives up. Then she stumbles upon a secret warehouse party. There, at night, Elise can be a different person, making real friends, falling in love for the first time, and finding her true passion – DJ’ing.
But when her real and secret lives collide, she has to make a decision once and for all: just who is the real Elise?
This Song Will Save Your Life is an interesting examination of the progress one girl makes from experiencing complete hopelessness and loneliness to having something in her life that makes her life whole again. Elise begins the book experiencing emotions of hopelessness and a lack of will to live. As the book continues Elise learns to DJ and with that gains meaning in her life. The relationship between Elise and her family also develops through the book. An examination of one girls journey to find her true passion that will bring her back from the brink.
Keep Calm and Read On,