Still Me Book Review

Hello beauties! 
It's been a little while since I uploaded a book review, and to be honest, I debated for a while about whether I was going to upload this or not. 
I've never had a situation where a book has truly disappointed me. But then again, I've never been as invested in a character and their story as I was with this one. 
After talking to a few people I decided that I created this blog to be as open and honest with you all and by sharing my experience, it doesn't mean that you will have the same one. I really do hope you have a different experience and end up loving this book as much as I wanted to. 
With that said, grab a cup of tea and keep on reading. 

Still Me by Jojo Moyes is the third book in the Me Before You series. As you know, Me Before You is one of my most favourite books of all time. I've read it a million times and I genuinely find myself thinking about it every few months. It has made its mark on my heart and it is not going anywhere. 

Still Me follows Louisa Clark as she moves to New York, ready to start a new life and continue to keep her promise to Will (“You only get one life. It's actually your duty to live it as fully as possible.”). She's determined to keep her relationship with Ambulance Sam (who she met in the second book), and she reunites with an old friend we all know and love from the first book, Nathan. 

Louisa begins working and living in Fifth Avenue for a wealthy man, Leonard Gopnik and his younger second wife, Agnes. Louisa is basically Agnes assistant/stand-in friend and confidant. Louisa ends up attending a few social events with her to help Agnes deal with Leonard's ex wife's bitchy friends. It's at one of these events that Louisa meets Joshua Ryan, a man that resembles Will. 

I don't want to give too much away because there are quite a few different plot points and revelations throughout the book. 

All I will say is that this book had so much promise. I was excited to be back with Louisa again, but try as she might, the author (who I love) just couldn't find her voice. Louisa felt like a stranger to me. She didn't talk or act like the Louisa I'd come to know and love and quite frankly, I found some of the storylines completely ridiculous. 

Now that Louisa's storyline has completely finished, I will choose to leave her as she was in the first book. Looking out at the world with a new perspective and her life just beginning to start. Oh, the adventures she will have. 

I really hope you enjoy this. I really do. If you get the chance to read it, please let me know what you think. 

xxx Hayley 

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