The knife of never letting go by Patrick Ness


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For the October reading group for the YA Goodreads group, for the dystopia / post apocalyptic theme, The knife of never letting go by Patrick Ness was chosen.

The novel starts with a catchy idea but I did not like the plot development. I like a lot the choice of the original title, because of the recalls during the novel: a knife implying a life choice about what to pursue and become. The Italian one is not as good (Il buco del rumore): it reminds some elements in the novel but is way less evocative and sharp.

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