I couldn't put down The Forest... told Carrie Ryan that today. :)
Also that it made me cry. So not explaining that to my mother either. "Yes, this horrible thing happens in a book, and it made me think of you, and I wept, and it was..."
I loved I Am Legend, but Richard Matheson didn't make me think about people in my own life and grieve for them /now/. Carrie managed that. Kudos!