The Summer That Melted Everything by Tiffany McDaniel

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The Summer That Melted Everything - Tiffany McDaniel

Better than I initially thought.
It was Chapter 23 when I finally got it and started to enjoy the story. It was like six degrees of separation, with much separation in between. And by separation, I mean, confusion.
Oh, how I was confuzzled for most of this read. At times, I was lost at to what age the narrator was, it did flip around a bit. I was even lost as to who it was. Man, at times I was just lost. 
Then a blip of something fascinating would happen, and it flowed so well, that I had to keep reading.
I'm glad I did too, and didn't give up. Chapter 23 saw me with my mouth wide open as the pieces started to fit and make sense. Frankly, I even got choked up, and that's hard to do. 
So this is one of those reads that has you thinking. Has a huge amount of build up, and like I said, it's got six degrees of separation. Y'know, a full circle moment.
I think many of you will really like this read. So definitely give it a go if you think that it sounds up your alley.