Review: The Invisible Life of Addie Larue by V.E. Schwab

The Invisible Life of Addie Larue by V.E, Schwab book cover

The Invisible Life of Addie Larue by V.E, Schwab book coverThank you so much to Tor Books for the review copy of The Invisible Life of Addie Larue!

Honestly, I still can’t believe I got my hands on an early copy of The Invisible Life of Addie Larue – it was hands down my most anticipated read of the fall. The concept is phenomenal and unique: a woman who can “live forever—and is cursed to be forgotten by everyone she meets”. If that’s not enough to get you interested in reading Addie Larue’s story, I don’t know what is. Even better, Addie Larue delivers in a serious way – and is easily one of my new favorite books.

A Life No One Will Remember. A Story You Will Never Forget.

France, 1714: in a moment of desperation, a young woman makes a Faustian bargain to live forever and is cursed to be forgotten by everyone she meets.

Thus begins the extraordinary life of Addie LaRue, and a dazzling adventure that will play out across centuries and continents, across history and art, as a young woman learns how far she will go to leave her mark on the world.

But everything changes when, after nearly 300 years, Addie stumbles across a young man in a hidden bookstore and he remembers her name.

 

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