February 06, 2016

#Review of Ascending the Boneyard C. G. Watson & #Giveaway via @simonteen

Ascending the BoneyardPublished By: Simon Pulse
Release Date: February 16th 2016
Genres: Young Adult
Pages: 272
Source: Publisher
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Donnie Darko meets The Matrix in this mind-bending and captivating mystery about one teen’s surreal experiences after surviving a major trauma.

Everything’s a battle.

Sometimes life gets too real, and Caleb Tosh has taken one hit too many. First, there was the accident that changed everything for Tosh’s younger brother. Now his mom has left. All the pain, the grief and loss, have finally pushed Tosh over the edge.

If only he could have a do-over. Wipe his reality. Start fresh. Maybe he could fix all of his mistakes and everything would be different. Tosh immerses himself in the complex missions from the game he obsessively plays, The Boneyard. The game bleeds into the dark nature of his everyday life, folding reality into surreality until it’s impossible to separate one from the other. Tosh is desperate to Ascend, to reach the next level, to become Worthy.

Readers are brought on a one-of-a-kind, absorbing journey where no one can say what is real and what isn’t—right up until the shocking, yet deeply powerful conclusion.





C.G. Watson is a high school Spanish teacher in Chico, California. She is the author of Ascending the Boneyard and Quad.



I really enjoyed this book. It really blurs the lines between what is happening in the real world and in the gaming world. There little half chapters that are quite funny. This was quite the page turner!! Any gamer will connect with Caleb Tosh and love this book.


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