The One Thing by Marci Lyn Curtis

The One Thing

What is the book about?

"The One Thing" by Marci Lyn Curtis is about a blind girl named Maggie who bumps her head one day and is suddenly able to see again. In particular, Maggie is only able to see one boy named Ben and see a little bit around him. Maggie is enjoying her sight and befriends Ben. ben has an older brother named Mason who is Maggie's age. Maggie crushes on Ben's brother but denies her feelings toward him. Maggie tries to find her purpose in life since losing her sight, while trying to mend her relationship with her parents. Soon Maggie discovers why she is able to see Ben and figures out how to deal with this secret.

What did you think of the book?

I really liked the book because it had soul searching in it and a little bit of romance. I would recommend this book to anyone who is having a heard time finding out where they belong or is feeling lost. This was a really good inspirational story. This book is perfect for middle school students and high school students. I would rate this book an eight out of 10. A very good read.

Can you find the answers to these trivia questions?

1. How did Maggie lose her eyesight?

2. What drink did Maggie have at the Dead Eddie's concert?

3. What problem did Sophie have that she was distraught over?

4. Why is Ben sick in the ER?

5. What gift did Maggie give Ben when Ben was doing chemotherapy?

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Review written by Taylor S.