We Are All Made Of Molecules by Susin Nielsen is a wonderful teen drama about a blended family with real-life issues like boyfriends and popularity.
After Stewart’s mom died, him and his dad moved into Caroline and Ashley’s house. Ashley is mad that they are taking over and shares it by yelling and being mean. After her kind step-brother Stewart overhears Ashley’s boyfriend talking trash about her in the boys change room at school, he tries to tell Ashley when he gets home. Ashley doesn’t listen and decides to leave it. When many things go wrong and she realizes Jared’s a liar, she starts being nice, but is it enough for Stewart to like her again?
This is an enjoyable book for many reasons and I recommend it for all teens and pre-teens. One reason is that it’s a page turner. Every chapter has a surprise waiting to be found. Once you start reading it, you can’t stop. Another reason is the characters. They are relateable, lifelike, and funny.One more reason this book is great are all the events. They are exciting, sad, and scary, but everyone is intriguing and interesting.
Overall, this book is a fun, enjoyable read. It’s a five out of five stars and many people will enjoy it.