So no, you won't find a classic happy ending here. No happily ever after for all of the key players. But you will find a novel with truly memorable characters, beautifully evocative and atmospheric language and a story that lingers in the mind long after the last page is turned.
What is the plot of what beauty there is?
With their parents gone, Jack faces a stark choice: lose his brother to foster care or find the drug money that sent his father to prison. He chooses the money. Suddenly, Jack's and Ava's fates become intimately—and dangerously—linked as Ava's father hunts for the same money as Jack.
What beauty there is age appropriate?
14 - 18 years Product information
|Roaring Brook Press (April 6, 2021)
|14 - 18 years
|10 - 12
Who is Ava in what beauty there is?
Ava is the other protagonist of the story. The story is really about the collision between Jack and Ava and their parents, as both of their parents were involved in a crime years before the book starts and Ava's dad wants the money that Jack's dad stole.
What happens at the end of a great and terrible beauty?
Pippa, having found her true love in the realms, decides to stay there instead of returning to her arranged marriage in the real world. She eats some magical berries that will seal her into the realms forever. Pippa in the other world dies, and they have a funeral for her.
What is the plot in what beauty there is?
On the surface, the plot of this book is simple. Jack's mother commits suicide at the start of the book and to try and protect and save his younger brother Matty, Jack decides to search for the money he knows his dad stole years before. This gets him in a lot of trouble.