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Young Adult Fiction 5590
The Scavenger Hunt of a Lifetime
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
The Best Night of Your (Pathetic) Life is about Mary, a senior in her last year at school. But she cannot leave without participating in the hunt, and take away its trophy, The Yeti. With her friends that have been with her through the entire trip of school, they enter to win. With the master's list, they must find everything or do everything for a certain amount of points before the time runs out.

It is amazing to see how much the author has packed into this book. In less than 24 hours, there is bullies, relationships, friendships and fights crammed into the one title. I must say it would of taken a lot of work to be able to do so, I wouldn't be able to be bothered to do so much at such a high standard.

I like the characters a lot. They have quite clear figures and are easy to tell apart. All of them have brilliant personalities, every single one of them are powerful and strong. Mary in particular is not one of those girls who is weak and lets the boys do it for her, she is the one who takes matters into her own hands. She does have her flaws though, and that is what makes her a great character.

The Best Night of Your (Pathetic) Life is a great book about growing up and moving on with your life after school, and also having fun! It has your classic characters, but these work in a great way. I totally recommend it to young adults above the age of 16, as it contains some inappropriate details.
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