I saw this book on my libraries online renting site. The cover while interesting and attention grabbing, would not have brought me to buy it. Thankfully I was bored and needed to waste a few hours because it turn’s out this is now one of my favorite reads. I love the writing style, it is classic yet unique with poetic undertones, but not so much that those without inner poets will be turned off. Its got magic for the paranormal junkies romance for pretty much every girl, and lots of worry and angst for fellow teens that want assurance that their lives aren’t the only ones that stink. This book made me laugh, cry, smile, and cry some more.(don’t worry I swear in the end they’ll be happy tears) Stacy Jay managed to rewrite a whole new story of Romeo and Juliet, but with that same bittersweet ending only this time a little more sweet. O and did I mention,(spoiler) that ending, NOT WITH EACH OTHER. Shocking, but maybe they were just never meant to be together. (sighs)
In "Juliet Immortal", Romeo and Juliet are back... and they're enemies. What Shakespear didn't tell you was that, Romeo murdered his new wife Juliet for immorality... little did he know that she would be offered immorality as well. Now she fights for true love as Romeo fights against her to break soul mates apart. But what happens when Juliet falls in love... in another girls body? What will this forbidden love bring? Will she have a happy ending? Will Romeo be foiled in his plans? Read to find out!
I loved the concept of a remake of Romeo and Juliet where Romeo is the bad guy. I also love the paranormal twist and the characters. The book was well written and kept me hooked.