The Reel Sisters by Michelle Cummings

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The Reel Sisters by Michelle Cummings

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Although these friends are not reel sisters, they are bonded as real sisters by their playful companionship and their love for the hobby of fly fishing.

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I just happen to bump into this book and I am very intrigued. i might give it a try even though it seems to me like it falls into the chick lit category.
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From what I have read about this book, I could see a movie adaptation in the offing: mature hollywood movie stars probably?

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From what I have read. I must go find out by myself what happened in the story.

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Asen Stoyanchev wrote:
30 Mar 2018, 13:48
I just happen to bump into this book and I am very intrigued. i might give it a try even though it seems to me like it falls into the chick lit category.
You are correct, it probably does classify as chick lit, however I have had many male readers who have reported loving the book. Give it a try! ~Michelle Cummings

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michmc3 wrote:
06 Apr 2018, 15:07
Asen Stoyanchev wrote:
30 Mar 2018, 13:48
I just happen to bump into this book and I am very intrigued. i might give it a try even though it seems to me like it falls into the chick lit category.
You are correct, it probably does classify as chick lit, however I have had many male readers who have reported loving the book. Give it a try! ~Michelle Cummings
Great! I will certainly do! Thanks for the suggestion :)
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Many people report that they love the book because these sisters are a suprise let me check it out again.

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Now that i have read the comments about it, i am thinking about trying to give this a shot.
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It is incredible to learn to find out that people can actually be bonded to such an extent by the love for a particular hobby. It is indeed as I have also witnessed that your workmates and classmates can at times actually be your closest family as there is a strong bond that happens during the course of interaction.
I would love to also read this book soon.
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I think your views over this book has encouraged me to go add it to my want to read shelves.

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I love the idea of 'reel' and 'real' sisters. Books with strong female friendships are always intriguing. I would love to try this book!
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I am not really into these kinds of themes but I will try and see if what the things I read about it is true.

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Misael wrote:
01 Apr 2018, 01:39
From what I have read about this book, I could see a movie adaptation in the offing: mature hollywood movie stars probably?
Oh, no! Please not! Movie characters lack the thoughts and feelings that the book characters have.

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hahahah. You are right Cenk, these adaptations always come up short and wanting. Well, I can dream can't I?

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Worth giving a try on reading this book.

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