Raven is a deeply disturbed teenager, who, after witnessing the death of his mother, is placed in foster care. The Russells do their best to earn his trust, but only. Buy a cheap copy of From Where I Stand book by Tabitha Suzuma. Raven is a deeply disturbed teenager, who, after witnessing the death of his mother. From Where I Stand by Tabitha Suzuma – book cover, description, publication history.

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From Where I Stand

The book is overall pretty well-written, although I have to say that after awhile Raven’s gullibility and tendency to dissolve tabittha tears became a little repetitive. However, she hated school and would sit at the back of the class and write stories, which she got away with because her teachers thought she was taking notes.

I wanted to take his pain away and from him to be happy.

Want to Read saving…. Because then when you do, they turn you away and shut you down. So I picked up another of her books, this time about a young man struggling with the pressures of a prestigious music academy and manic de This review was originally posted at Fluttering Butterflies Tabitha Suzuma writes some really powerful books.

This review was originally posted at Fluttering Butterflies Tabitha Suzuma writes some really powerful books.

From Where I Stand by Tabitha Suzuma – book review

Wish they were all like that. Jul 03, Heather rated it it was amazing. So many people were talking about this wonderful consensual incest love story that I had to pick it up.


I made this ” A book written by a female “on the bingo board. The story was very flat, and easy to digest, that really, i’d say the target audience for this book would best be year olds.

And you would never see her again. My kind of character. What matters is the clear-sighted patience in which Suzuma explains and unravels the mystery with honesty and care and gentle kindness, but without ever losing the pace and tension in the plotting. As I was reading it, I kept thinking how similar the set-up and feel are to The Great Gilly Hopkinsa book I liked a lot as a pre-teen, except that of course, this one is much more dark and urban.

And then Raven makes a friend.

From Where I Stand : Tabitha Suzuma :

I felt the character’s kept voicing everything, srand that the reader un Whilst no way near as good as forbidden it would have to be bloody brilliant if it was “From where i stand” Was still an entertaining thriller. There’s this growing sense throughout the novel that Raven and Lotte are really in over their heads in the way the go about their investigation. He is bullied at school, has no friends except for lotte,and witnessed the murder of his mother or so he says.

A friend that will support them and care.

I would say that the narrative, while certainly riddled with more immediate obstacles than Gilly’s, is not too far off in what it explores and what it does not. Sure, the readers I’d say this is more 3. I became determined to read Tabitha Suzuma’s entire backlist as I’m intrigued and excited about where this author will take me next.

There are lots of clues and I’d guessed the truth behind Raven’s mother’s death fairly early on in the book. Get help or something?! In Tabitha Suzuma left classroom teaching to divide her time between writing and tutoring. Also the book ended so bloodly abruptly, what happened after? It is a fast-paced psychological thriller where nothing is quite what it seems and the story culminates in an incredible, sazumma twist that leaves you reeling.


I felt the character’s kept voicing everything, so that the reader understood. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Books by Tabitha Suzuma.

This book fits into the category of my own choice as it doesn’t seem to fit into any other box. The Russells do their best to syand his trust, but only little Ella manages to get through to him. Unfortunately, it ended quite suddenly.

I have to remind myself that she is only fourteen, but still It seems rather straight-forward at first glance – our main character, Raven witnesses the death of his mother and he’s placed in a foster care. Granted, it kills me that he tabithz suspended for it when he was the victim. Holy crap, it was so good. Would you have time to shut your eyes before you hit the ground?