Author: Sharon M. Draper
MISSING CHILD REPORT:
Name: Diamond Landers
PLEASE KEEP YOUR EYES OPEN FOR THIS DEAR CHILD AND KEEP HER IN YOUR PRAYERS.
This story takes place in an Big city called Chicago. Its in the 21st century.
The main characters in this story are Diamond Landers, she is the main character in this story, along with a couple of her friends. Like Layla, who is a girl just trying to get her father back and keep her overprotective boyfriend calm; Mercedes, Diamonds best friend; Justin, Diamonds friend who just wants to have Layla and he also wants people to stop making fun of him for dancing; Donny, Layla's overprotective boyfriend; And Thane, THE KIDNAPPER.
Diamond Landers day started out like any other day, fresh and beautiful. But today was different. She decided to go to the mall with her best friend, Mercedes. While in the store, Mercedes phone died. So Diamond decided to go get some food from the food court while Mercedes kept shopping. A man approached her and told her about how he was a a movie producer and wanted her to star in his next movie. She was so psyched at this news that the thought of this being a spam didn't even go through her head. so she went with him. While she was on her way, she texted Mercedes even though she knew that Mercedes phone had died hours before…
Diamond woke up hungry, confused, and bloody. She could feel the pain from being beaten the night before. And she could still hear all of the screaming, laughing, talking. Haunting her.
Layla is in a deep hole. Between choosing the boy that plays with her heart…and the one who wants her heart. She can't figure out if she really loves her boyfriend or not anymore…Because there is this other guy, Justin, Who just gets her and is ALWAYS there when she needs someone. What would you do in a situation like that?
Justin is a boy who really LOVES to dance. But since his mother passed away four months ago, everything has just been getting harder and the pressure is starting to get to him. And its not helping that the girl he loves, (Layla), Does not love him back.
Did it have a Good Ending?
This book had a VERY good ending…I'm only wish i could tell you,…BUT i can't because that would spoil the whole reason that the author wrote this book in the first place:)
What would you rate it?
I would rate this book a 8 out of 10..because it kept me on the edge of my seat the ENTIRE time.
Who would you recommend it to?
I would certainly recommend this book to anyone who likes to read about action or adventure and possible mystery.
Why would you recommend it?
I would recommend this book because it is one of the best ones i have ever read and because the author never made me fall asleep. I was in the story the entire time and knew what was going on:)