Dared into a night in a dangerous Cavern, one High School Couple faces the most terrifying struggle of their lives. Starting with hearing ominous screeching to being hunted by the thousand year old terror that lives inside, will Simon and Ember survive? Only one way to find out.
Enter one High School couple who, just short of their senior year’s final quarter, are dared into an entire night in their town’s most dangerous place, an ancient cavern on the outskirts of their home. Which itself is home to a long forgotten danger.
Friday Night Jive; a book that is only 11 pages but incredibly entertaining! Friday Night Jive is an incredible, dark suspense-filled short story that compelled me to read over and over again. This astonishing book may be only 11 pages but what happens within these pages are shocking as well as brilliant and the plus side of it being so short, is that you get to re-read it! Of late I have grown to love short stories, The Grownup written by a much-loved author of mine, Gillian Flynn started this obsession, and this is how I encountered Ben Lagnese, the author of this incredible book. Ben Lagnese is a wildly talented author whose first book which I reviewed, titled Tales of Wonder, floored me with its incredible nature. That is why I had to read Friday Night Jive and why I have to share it with all of you lovely readers today!
Friday Night Jive is a short book, so I have to be very careful to spoil the plot for you. This excellent book is set around a cavern and a high school couple. The cavern is known as a notorious place in the couples local town, and one day, due to a dare, the couple, called Simon and Ember decide to venture into the cavern. What they do not know is that danger lurks around every corner and this book lovers, is the premise of this sensational book.
I have to admit, Friday Night Jive terrified me; the atmospheric feel to this book is compelling and will make you want to turn the pages fast, but also with apprehension as you do not know what is going to happen and are scared to find out what will! Ben Lagnese has done a superb job of writing a concise, snappy, brilliant story that will enthrall its readers from the first page. Short stories are hard to write because you have to grab the readers attention even quicker than with a novel. That is why I am so impressed with Lagnese and his talented ability to engross his readers. It makes this piece of fiction even more of a joy to read as you will feel compelled to invest very quickly.
As Friday Night Jive is a sensational, thrilling, suspenseful, concise book, I have no choice but to award Friday Night Jive a stellar Five Stars! So please book lovers, read this excellent book, it is the perfect read to quickly get lost in and the perfect read to pick up during a busy day… it is a book that you should not miss!
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