Kid View: The Ethan I Was Before by Ali Standish
This is an amazing and moving middle grades novel that will change your life forever. And I want to give a great round of applause to the author, Ali Standish.
The Ethan I Was Before is about a boy named Ethan and he is being crushed by the guilt of the “accident” involving his best friend Kasey and a deadly dare, (I don’t want to spoil it). And throughout the novel he has to learn to get over it and move on with his life.
The entire time you are reading the book, it captivates you. Whatever the feeling Ali wants you to feel, it happens immediately. I can remember a lot of times throughout the novel where my emotions were doing cartwheels.
Also, check out this website I created on this book for an English project we had to complete for school. It was a fun book project! 😋 Here’s a little preview…click it to see the whole site!
Disclosure: Some of the links in this post may be affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, we may earn small a commission if you click through and make a purchase.
- Mark of the Plague by Kevin Sands (The Blackthorn Key series, book #2) - December 13, 2018
- Kid View: The Land of Stories series by Chris Colfer - December 10, 2018
- The Peculiar Incident on Shady Street by Lindsay Currie - September 23, 2018
- Kid View: The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands (The Blackthorn Key series, book #1) - August 22, 2018
- Kid View: Scar Island by Dan Gemeinhart - June 20, 2018
- Kid View: Cinder by Marissa Meyer (The Lunar Chronicles, book #1) - May 3, 2018
- Kid View: The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding by Alexandra Bracken (The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding series, book #1) - April 19, 2018
- Kid View: The Silver Mask by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare (Magisterium series, book #4) - April 2, 2018
- Kid View: The Crown’s Fate by Evelyn Skye (The Crown’s Game series, book #2) - March 26, 2018
- Kid View: The Crown’s Game by Evelyn Skye (The Crown’s Game series, book #1) - March 21, 2018