My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Traveling Sisters Review by NORMA, BRENDA and JEN!!
HART has a knack to keep you totally engaged with jaw-dropping moments that even surprised Norma’s deductive sleuthing skills.
THE LAST CHILD by JOHN HART is an action-packed, tense, fast-paced, and a suspenseful thriller with lots of surprising twists and turns along the way that kept us all reading and guessing right to the very end.
JOHN HART delivers a character driven story here that is brilliantly and cleverly written in such a skillful way that allows us to really get into our main character’s voices and the storyline, Johnny, a young boy’s desperate search for the truth and Hunt’s relentlessness and personal quest in solving the crime which ends up costing him dearly.
Johnny who’s mature way beyond his 13 years is on a desperate truth seeking personal mission to find his missing twin sister. He is shrewd, smart, and vulnerable at times. We loved how resourceful and determined teenage Johnny was in fighting to find out the truth in an adult world. With some adults caring, controlling and failing him, making him more determined than ever in finding out the truth.
This is a book that we couldn’t stop reading, with a story that was so filled of heart, and with flawed characters who you couldn’t help but to root for. Highly recommended!