I have been lucky enough to find some amazing books by first time authors, and Through it Came Bright Colors is just such a book.
It's the story of Neill and his family as they go through the trauma of Neill's younger brother's illness, but that's only half the story. At the hospital Neill meets an amazing young man who opens his eyes to a different world. Vince's character towers over this book, he comes alive before your eyes and burns with a frightening intensity for life. He's angry and cruel and beautiful and hurt and sad and defensive, too smart for his own good, completely self-destructive, turns on anyone who tries to help him and is constantly battling everyone else in the… Read more