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June - The Time Traveler's Wife

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Post Number:#16  Postby Sofia » 20 Jun 2007, 12:54

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Post Number:#17  Postby awelker » 20 Jun 2007, 14:05

don't sweat it. i mean people have different tastes in books so im not holding it against you. lol.
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Post Number:#18  Postby sleepydumpling » 21 Jun 2007, 05:42

Yep, the world would be entirely boring if we all liked the same thing.
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Post Number:#19  Postby Sofia » 21 Jun 2007, 07:13

It's a bit of a struggle, but I'm hanging in there still. It's not completely painful :wink:
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Post Number:#20  Postby Kell Bell » 14 Jul 2010, 16:49

Love love love every page of this book!! Amazing concept and beautiful characters set it apart!
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Post Number:#21  Postby Fran » 15 Jul 2010, 13:00

An OK book, interesting concept & I would probably give it a 6/10 rating.

My test of a really good read is did I put it on my shelf & plan to re-read it in the future & I'm afraid it went straight to the Oxfam shop!

But that's just my opinion.
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Post Number:#22  Postby Waheeddd » 09 Aug 2010, 03:06

Somewhat sentimental.
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Post Number:#23  Postby Lost_InPlace » 22 Aug 2010, 19:19

My housemate literally FORCED me to read it, however I'm glad she did, it was great, although I wouldn't say it's a favourite, probably 7/10.
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Post Number:#24  Postby printing.host » 23 Aug 2010, 14:50

nice book
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Post Number:#25  Postby Lennoc » 09 Oct 2010, 21:13

I read this book on a rainy Sunday morning. I loved it so much that I reread it again that afternoon.

Unfortunately the second time through I became bothered by some problems (as far as I saw it) in the plot. I mean if the guy travelled through time then either he should have ended up in exactly the same place but at a different time (so no spacial displacement) or you could argue that if he travelled in time and the earth moved then he should end up somewhere different but predictable.

But it just seemed to be completely random. And that bothered me. It was well written though.
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Post Number:#26  Postby roliviu » 18 Oct 2010, 15:24

thank you
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Post Number:#27  Postby Avatar852 » 24 Oct 2010, 21:41

Yep, really amazing book.
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Post Number:#28  Postby Esperanza1988 » 28 Mar 2011, 22:11

Hi, I also find this book is wonderful!
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Post Number:#29  Postby Timpane » 06 Apr 2011, 11:39

I didn't actually understand any thing about it, and it had been awhile since I'd read the recount on the back, so I just leapt into it. I am nearly finished with it because I too can't put it down.
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Post Number:#30  Postby Techforums123 » 26 May 2011, 07:06

It is a love story about a man with a genetic disorder that causes him to time travel unpredictably, and about his wife, an artist, who has to cope with his frequent absences and dangerous experiences.

Its a very good novel written by an american author.
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