Laura Kasischke (born ) is an American fiction writer and poet. She is best known for Kasischke, Laura (). Wild brides. New York UP. Boy Heaven. Buy a cheap copy of Boy Heaven book by Laura Kasischke. Around a campfire, sit a group of girls telling gruesome and spooky urban legends: there’s the girl. Boy Heaven. View PDF. book. Fiction. US & Canada HarperCollins. They planned on a joyride in a convertible on a hot summer day. They planned on.

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Bored out of her mind, Kristy and her best friend, Desiree, join up with fellow camper Kristi to skip the cheer camp practices bou hit Lovers Lake. I would never have guessed that I would get swept up in a book called Boy Heaven, but I just couldn’t help myself.

It opens with an unplanned afternoon excursion to go skinny dipping at a local lake that goes terribly wrong thanks to a few kaskschke creepy local boys playing stalker after crossing paths with the girls at the local gas station. Another thing I hated was the narrator’s annoying voice! It kasiscgke pretty slow in some parts, but the ending was good. Nov 06, Heidi rated it liked it.

I admit I get creeped out easily when it comes to urban legends or old campfire stories, yet I am hunky dory reading true crime or paranormal books.

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The twist and the ending of this book was fantastic, something I personally haven’t layra across before or since reading this ten years ago, and I would love to have been able to love the entirety of the story, I’m sad that I just can’t. Our reviews are written by school library professionals and vetted student reviewers. I was completely unprepared for the kind of writing the story told within the pages because the cover is just plain awful.


I really liked this book. The story is written in first person by Kristy Sweetland. The ending wasn’t completely unexpected there were some foreshadowingbut the author really did pull the plug when things got good. May 03, Jennifer Wardrip rated it really liked it Shelves: The author does a pretty thorough job of making you root for the stalkers or perhaps an oversized alligator from the lake with an overdeveloped appetite for self-obsessed teenage girls. With Kristi essentially out of commission, Desiree and Kristy find themselves in for the shock of their lives one night out at Lovers Lake.

Maybe I’m just mincing the details too much. The suspense builds with each page and the end is straight out of an urban legend. This is not my kind of book cheerleader camp? I would give this 2.

It was a sur Definitely hted how there were these mini-stories in about ALL parts of a single chapter. I believed the ghost stories and the fact that she heard screaming in kaaischke woods and everything she told me about her family.

Jun 22, Vy rated it it was bpy. Babymouse Dragonslayer 11 by Jennifer L.

So this story was actually quite unexpected, and it was at the same time predictable. Feb 15, Taylor Fenner rated it liked it Shelves: Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Kristi refuses to eat or shower, essentially becoming a prisoner in her cabin.

Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. After having read ‘The Raising’ by Laura Kasischke which I thought was fantasticI was really excited to read more of her work, so started with this one.

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May 08, Sara rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Je ne comprenais pas trop le pourquoi du comment de cette histoire. However, it did really pick up at the end for a super creepy campfire read, as long as you cut out most of it. The title is a dead giveaway no pun intended anyway. Although I have to give the author props on her ability to “set the mood.


Vy is an urban myth book: A Guide for Children by Cathryn Si If you are wondering what our review criteria are, you can see that and all of our reviews for the last several years using the hwaven above!

If this kaura was a movie it would be a B-Grade summer horror thriller: As much as I liked this book, I am afraid to say that I was a little disappointed with the ending. To ask other readers questions about Boy Heavenplease sign up. Book ratings by Goodreads. Reviewed by Samantha G.

I couldn’t read it at night, only in the daytime and with all the lights on. Mainly, I just felt all the other back story and broader picture was a little unnecessary and i would’ve liked to stick more to the crazy stuff going down. This story would be better marketed as ‘Vapid girl’s non-adventures at cheerleading camp with a random twist at hraven end.

You end it right when it was already at the climax? The teaser on the back cover is lame pretty much any way you read it, but it also has nothi I would like to give this a higher rating because I actually really enjoyed the book, but there were still so many problems with it.

So, why the 2 stars? That’s how this story is written.