The Best Cliffhanger Endings of the Past 15 Years
they are—the books that left us breathless in the last 50 pages. Some
are traditional thrillers, some whodunits and some roller-coaster novels. Which ones have you read?
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Eleanor & Park
St. Martin's Griffin
Eleanor, the new girl at the high school, contends with abuse and poverty,
while Park, who is half Korean, struggles to
gain his dad's
approval. This unlikely couple falls in love and is sadly torn apart. But
Why the Ending Is a Stunner: A postcard arrives, with three
words written on it.
— Dawn Raffel