Tuesday, August 24, 2010
Everwild by Neal Shusterman
This sequel to Everlost continues the adventures of Allie and Nick as they work their way through their afterlife. Allie is on the run with Mikey who used to be the monster McGill. Mikey and Allie have a good relationship until she meets another group of skinjackers and begins to spend more time with their leader, Milos. As Mikey gets more jealous he starts spying on them in their human bodies until he witnesses something he can't forgive. Meanwhile, Nick has become the Chocolate Ogre and acquired the use of an Everlost train and a ripper who can reach into the human world and remove anything she wants. He is trying to save the souls in Everlost before they meet Mary Hightower who will keep them wrapped up pointless routines until the end of time.