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Today readers/viewers get a two for one review deal! In my latest video review I talk about Crash and Bang, from the Visions trilogy, by Lisa McMann. I had the opportunity to pick up Bang, book two in the Visions trilogy, at the Austin Teen Book Festival. I knocked it out in a few hours and am now excited to share my review over both Crash and Bang with you.

crashCrash (Book 1, Visions Trilogy) Summary

If what you see is what you get, Jules is in serious trouble. The suspenseful first of three books from the New York Times bestselling author of the Wake trilogy.

Jules lives with her family above their restaurant, which means she smells like pizza most of the time and drives their double-meatball-shaped food truck to school. It’s not a recipe for popularity, but she can handle that.

What she can’t handle is the recurring vision that haunts her. Over and over, Jules sees a careening truck hit a building and explode…and nine body bags in the snow.

The vision is everywhere—on billboards, television screens, windows—and she’s the only one who sees it. And the more she sees it, the more shesees. The vision is giving her clues, and soon Jules knows what she has to do. Because now she can see the face in one of the body bags, and it’s someone she knows. Someone she has been in love with for as long as she can remember.

In this riveting start to a gripping trilogy from New York Timesbestselling author Lisa McMann, Jules has to act—and act fast—to keep her vision from becoming reality.

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BangBang (Book 2, Visions Trilogy) Summary

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Feeling responsible for what he’s going through and knowing that people’s lives are at stake, Jules is determined to help him figure it all out. But Sawyer’s vision is so awful he can barely describe it, much less make sense of it. All he can tell her is there’s a gun, and eleven ear-splitting shots. Bang.

Jules and Sawyer have to work out the details fast, because the visions are getting worse and that means only one thing: time is running out. But every clue they see takes them down the wrong path. If they can’t prevent the vision from happening, lives will be lost. And they may be among the casualties…[/toggler]

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The Review

Have you seen the announcement about the third book yet? Click here to read our post about it!

Have you read Crash or Bang, yet? What did you think? What are your favorite novels by Lisa McMann?


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Brandi is a recent college graduate with a passion for marketing, social media and publishing. She is the founder of The Night Owl Post and creates videos on YouTube about books, her life, and her passions. With too many books and too little room, she enjoys sharing her love of reading with others.

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