9 Dec Leena Thomas’s senior year at boarding school starts with a cruel shock: Frost House, the cozy Victorian dorm where she and her best friends. Click here to listen to Marianna discuss and read from FROST in a podcast on the HarperTeen site! “This nuanced blend of psychological suspense and. Home · bio · books · Frost · The Inconceivable Life of Quinn · news/events · faqs · contact. books.:). Copyright © · All Rights Reserved. f.

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My review would have been 5 stars if not for the ending. Marianna Baer invites feost to speculate on its true nature, entertaining a whole host of unnerving possibilities. She has best friends, good grades, and a sexy love interest that keep her grounded. Surprisingly engrossing, with some nicely creepy moments.

Frost is a stunning and surprising tale of suspense from debut author Marianna Baer. Take it from my experience and read it with a snuggable animal along or during the day.

English Choose a language for shopping. She’s artsy and eccentric, oblivious to social niceties and pretty self-involved. Throughout the book, the big question was whether all the freaky stuff that was happening were somehow in the girls’ head or if Frost House was haunted.

Frost mraianna about a girl named Leena who, after much convincing, moves into Frost house for her senior year at ,arianna, a boarding school she had been attending since first year grade 9, I’m assuming. Not for fans of horror, at least not if you expect more paranormal stuff going on. Oct 01, Wendy Lohr rated it liked it Shelves: Explore the Home Gift Guide. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. It just had a few elements that kept me from enjoying it as much as I thought I would have.

It was an old house. It seemed so anticlimactic after all of frlst build up. Yet another book I wanted to put down and call everyone who was reading it and say, “Hey, did you jarianna read that? She would not leave her home. With his striking blue eyes, and his protective, caring manners you can’t help but love him. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Instead of the idyllic year Leena planned, she begins hiding out in her own closet when she sinks into anxiety and experiences her own strange occurrences.


This was more a psychological, slow-would-be-thriller.


A solid combination of Contemporary YA with horror, the way the horror elements blend with a traditional Contemporary plot school drama! Trying to get through school, apply to colleges, worry about boys, and have family troubles.

This book was pretty bad. This novel is not exactly groundbreaking or something you need to rush to read, but marianma is enjoyable and well worth the read. As Leena fights desperately to keep everything together, she doesn’t know what to believe, as secrets about Celeste and David’s family history come to light and a rumor surfaces about something dark that happened in Frost House a long time ago.

After her parents split, she decided to attend Barcroft Academy instead of frodt to live with one of her parents. As a standalone novel, Frost really delivers, leaving no loose ends. Sometimes I find a jewel of a nutty read and some of the images stick with me forever. Leena’s new roommate Maianna is quirky and exceedingly fragile.

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When Leena collapses, vomiting and sick, it’s her roommates who get her to the infirmary. Does Whip’s story about the house have any bearing on the strange events Celeste and Leena are experiencing? I’m not exactly sure where to begin with this book. That’s the first thing that bawr be said about it. But then as I got to know the frlst character, Leena, I started to question whether there was going to be a twist in the end that will make it not what I first thought.


This dangerous habit found its way into the story several times per chapter, and was in no way relevant or conducive to the actual plot. From the very start things begin to fall apart. Frots rated it it was ok. Thanks for signing up!

Leena’s friends are an eclectic group, and not always the most likable people.

Frost House, from the moment she saw it, drew her in. Is he trying to terrify Celeste, Leena or both? Unfortunately, at the last minute, they get roped into hosting an extra roommate.

I wanted to read Frost ever since I saw the cover and so I had to request it for review. Things looked bad now but everything would be all right in the end.

While I really enjoyed the story part of the book, the characters sort of lost their vividness along the way for me. The closet is best left to be discovered by the reader.

From the very start things begin to fall apart. Or is it Leena? It was interesting and often times intense, but not to the point where I was at the edge of my seat although one or two chapters you did wonder what would happen next. Celeste blames the housemates, convinced they want to scare her into leaving. baee

You can’t enjoy a book without loving the character telling you the story, now can you? The Tainted Accords Box Set: The way Frost is told, with Leena looking back at the events that occured at Frost House, the sense of impending doom is palpable.