Did you like the plot twist at the end?

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Re: Did you like the plot twist at the end?

Post by Asen Stoyanchev » 09 Apr 2018, 09:08

I've read the book several months ago and I have to say that I didn't expected the twist but it wasn't as shocking as it should've been. There are a lot of twists involving twins these days.
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Post by Nmesoma » 17 Jun 2018, 02:39

I think it's just a far cry to make the book seem overachievingly mysterious. But I do agree they suggested a plot twist would come out at one part so it's definitely not out of the blue. Do I love it? Depends on what the writer can do with the twist.

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Post by AmySmiles » 12 Sep 2018, 15:51

I haven't read this book, but I generally love plot twists in books. I love it when you don't predict something happening and the author surprises you at the end. Those are the ones that leave me excited about the book and then I find it hard to find another good book because I want to read something similar.
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Post by raqstar1 » 22 Oct 2018, 11:51

I must say that I saw it coming from fairly early on. When everyone she met had essentially met her before I figured it would either be a clone type situation or a memory wipe/replug that was done in the future. The twin thing is pretty much the easiest answer and falls in line with a clone type situation.
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Post by jjmainor » 23 Oct 2018, 22:28

Cotwani wrote:
09 Nov 2017, 16:35
I found the twists a welcome relief. I kept wondering throughout the book whether the author was setting up a stage for some sort of reincarnation!! However, I would also agree that the twists were not properly refined. They still left me with a 'really?!' moment.
I agree...I honestly hoped it would be something goofy like future-Jennifer went back in time and lived another life earlier than her first trip back...and that she benefited from something she did later in her own life.

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