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The Annihilation of Foreverland by Tony Bertauski

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When kids awake on an island, they’re told there was an accident. Before they can go home, they will visit Foreverland, an alternate reality that will heal their minds. Reed dreams of a girl that tells him to resist Foreverland. He doesn’t remember her name, but knows he once loved her. He’ll have to endure great suffering and trust his dream. And trust he’s not insane. Danny Boy, the new arrival, meets Reed’s dream girl inside Foreverland. She’s stuck in the fantasy land that no kid can resist. Where every heart’s desire is satisfied. Why should anyone care how Foreverland works? Together, they discover what it’s really doing to them

As I was reading this book I could not stop picturing the movie Boot Camp (2007) Staring Mila Kunis.
But this story is an all boys camp, and the reason they are there is more devastating that I would have ever imagined.
The story was darker than I thought it would be. It is defiantly a thriller and part horror story. The very beginning with get your m…