Spellbinding, timeless, and achingly poignant, How It Ends is a story of Laura Wiess crafts a riveting and emotionally powerful tale of beauty. How it Ends by Laura Wiess, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. I was pleasantly surprised by this book, How it Ends by Laura Weiss. It is one of those that just captures you right away. It is a quick read and.

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Her growth is the most profound but Helen’s additions did help build her in many ways.

This is such a sad story told from dueling points of view of Hanna who is just seeing her life as a Sophmore in HS begin, to her neighbor Helen who is slowly watching her body fail her ut is powerless to stop it.

I would compare this work to Romeo and Juliet. You could really feel the love that was shared between them and how much they truly meant to each other. Hanna’s fascinated wiese the idea that such all-encompassing love ut truly exist, and without even realizing it, the story begins to change her.

This book had me on the verge of actual, literal, salty fresh tears. I loved this book regardless of how it broke my heart. There were no loose ends in this book.

Seth may not be the perfect boyfriend but he is what Hanna wants.


Gran Helen is slowly succumbing to Endz. The ending was completely unexpected, and left me dumbfounded and slightly lost. It’s just something you have to discover for yourself. To meet the commitment, Hanna gets her school to agree to allow Hanna be an after school assistant to Helen. About Laura Wiess Laura Wiess has written more than fifteen novels under various pseudonyms.

Hannah is your typical teenager. Sure, she hung out with her grandparents, but that’s relatively normal as well. And I felt for her when she became trapped in her laaura body due to her illness.

Plus, I read the ending and no. She’s told Hanna the romantic story of how she met and fell in love with Lon. So what if he seems to prefer vacuous girls who wear ankle bracelets? Hanna has always enjoyed spending time with her grandmother, listening as she would weave tells of happily ever afters as they walked the woodland estate and nursed lost or forgotten strays.

Really awesome friends and the boy of her dreams. Both characters were so complex, both so flawed yet so full of life, I could not see them as mere fictional characters.

The Compulsive Reader: How It Ends by Laura Wiess

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When that audiobook started narrating, I was swept away. While I was reading this I felt like I was living with Hanna and Helen and it was both beautiful and saddening. Open Preview See a Problem? She was so self-centred and immature and her obsession with Seth drove me crazy. Although she annoyed me, s Wow, this book is so beautiful. How It Ends just blew me away and let me tell you, how the story ended was not expected.


This confused me and I had to reread quite a few passages. Although, it was so easy to connect and relate to the main character Hanna, ennds her choices both anger and please the reader as if she were their friend.

How It Ends

Jesse was probably my favorite character because he was so sweet but so wrong in several ways- he had the perfect amount of turn off and appeal. Maybe it was the way she talked about Hannah because it was quite touching since it was so obvious how much she loved her: Laura Wiess, the acclaimed author who once brought us “a girl to walk alongside Harper Lee’s Scout and J.

Confused by his treatment, she begins a community service project taking care of her terminally ill neighbor Mrs. For him to notice her she didn’t exactly act in the most dignifying of ways.