Review by Supergirl1 -- McDowell by William H. Coles

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Re: Review by Supergirl1 -- McDowell by William H. Coles

Post by Nusrat_Shabnam_ » 17 Nov 2018, 04:51

I love your review. The book offers really amazing practical lessons. And the character development is just amazing.

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Post by Mister_Mensah » 17 Nov 2018, 20:42

Wow..learnt something new. Chaupadi in Nepal which has been abolished by the courts but still persists and this exposes the weakness of institutions. Its an interesting piece.

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Post by josie lazo06 » 18 Nov 2018, 08:37

I haven't read the whole story but I think its interesting. the beginning of the book he was bad but in the end he change.. I think I'm going to like the story.

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Post by serendipity 27 » 18 Nov 2018, 15:23

I agree that the story is largely a story of redemption. I don't think that the character is relatable to me, in the sense that I can't see myself acting that way. I did like Hiram's development as a character, he was someone that you wanted to hate, but at the same time, felt sorry for. Great review!
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Post by Faithmwangi » 19 Nov 2018, 04:25

Thanks for the interesting review. I also got a chance of reading the book and share the same sentiments.

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Post by modupereb » 21 Nov 2018, 04:35

The review summarises the protagonist personality from different perspective. Different people perceive us I'm different way. I learnt from this book to pay attention to how people perceive my personality.

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Post by bdu15062 » 22 Nov 2018, 16:22

What a great review! I'll have to read this sometime as you have displayed it in such a positive light. Its such a great feeling when you cant put a book down and its above anything else on your to do list.

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Post by Potsane97 » 24 Nov 2018, 04:17

I am about to read the book and im so interested in it after reading the review

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Post by msbarclay » 24 Nov 2018, 11:27

Excellent and well written review! I, however, felt this book was too superficial and simply skimmed the surface of tough subjects. For me, it did not provide enough insight into the thoughts and emotions of the characters. The ending seemed anti-climatic and just a little too easy, as well, but overall a good read.

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Post by TheMineregg » 25 Nov 2018, 07:54

This is a good story book that is better for more experienced readers.

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Post by john321 » 25 Nov 2018, 18:55

I reviewed this book sometime back and I must confess that it's a great with great life lessons. I would recommend it to the lovers of books that talk about self-redemption.

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Post by Laura3 » 28 Nov 2018, 00:35

Thanks for the review. It makes people like me more inclined to read it. The cover is mostly unassuming. Many of us are tired of bad characters who keep escaping justice and karma. The author seems generous for telling a story of redemption.

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Post by ArielDesousa » 01 Dec 2018, 22:14

I liked the summarization of this book, and I really liked how it touched base on how Nepalese girls lived. :techie-studyinggray:

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