Sarah verses the Railroad is a very intense, emotional story. If you want action in a story or to get mad at they way people were, cry about situations and be happy when things go right with a story then this story is the one you will want to read. This story comes alive, the characters feel real. This story is only fiction but it will take you places you have never been with emotions. You will want to read it over and over. You will feel what the characters feel and see what they go through.