A strange tale, woven by a young boy who feels pressured to keep running, running, running away... I almost didn't get it, even at the ending, but in the end I figured it out and was awestruck at the implications. Great summer read!
I really enjoyed this book and the only reason I didn't rate it higher is that I felt there were a few loose ends at the end. Adam Farmer is undergoing psychoanalysis. Little by little he seems to remember things. The more he remembers he finds out that the life he thought he came from is a lie. The author uses interesting story-telling in that some chapters follow the continuing story of Adam making a bicycle trek over a couple of days and encountering attack dogs, bullies, bad weather, and a bike … more