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Sweetest Taboo

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  • Posted December 2, 2012

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    It is definitely taboo; the sexual content in the book was not m

    It is definitely taboo; the sexual content in the book was not my normal type of content to read that is for sure. Isabel falls in love with an older man who happens to be her swim coach Tom Stevens. Isabel is telling the story of her love for an older man who is married with children of his own, to me it was heartbreaking and an ultimate betrayal, a story of forbidden love.

    Marquez writes this book with the maturity of a 15-year-old girl in mind. This is not something that the public tolerates in today’s world, this is a very serious and controversial topic, but it happens. I am not saying what they did was right, but the book is from Isabel's 15-year-old perspective. It is not something I would read again, but that does not mean someone else would not want to read this book.

    I would like to thank Eva for giving me the opportunity to read and review her book.

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