Featured Official Review: When Angels Play Poker by Maura Oleary

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Re: Featured Official Review: When Angels Play Poker by Maura Oleary

Post by Taurus_27496 » 04 Apr 2018, 04:29

Quite a unique title and story line. To get a not so typical description of heaven is another interesting point.

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Post by Aracely pifher » 04 Apr 2018, 08:16

This book is amazing ,I love the way its realistic because the pain they feel for a loss is many of us and it shows us how even when things go bad it leads to something good . I want it ! :)

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Post by PollahKelvin » 04 Apr 2018, 09:28

The novel is great. It's really nice and interesting by turning the popular opinion about angels and heaven

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Post by kwinckler » 04 Apr 2018, 18:56

This book sounds interesting because it throws in some uniqueness of what we would picture heaven as. I can’t wait to read this one!!

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Post by Kate42 » 04 Apr 2018, 20:16

I do not like reading books that are so short, but your review makes me feel like I want to! Thanks for the info!

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Post by mercyalfred1994 » 05 Apr 2018, 01:39

this story is interesting, though a little bit confusing..

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Post by Gray-cee » 05 Apr 2018, 03:42

I like the concept of heaven and angels watching over the earth in the book. It gives a little sense at belonging and security to individuals. Thanks for the review.

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Post by Mwanyalo » 05 Apr 2018, 04:32

A nice review. The book takes us from another level to another....it is very interesting.

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Post by Jackie99 » 05 Apr 2018, 09:59

I really liked your review and now I want to read this book. I'm surprised a bit by how short the book is, but as I read it I may understand why it isn't any longer. Thank you so much for your good review!

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Post by nton22 » 05 Apr 2018, 12:32

Really interesting Book you've read there. I must try reading it as well seems interesting from your point of view. Amazing writing and capture your moment. Sometimes reading really get your mind lost with the book and that's when fantasy start to happen without us knowing. It's all in our mind. Really enjoy reading your review about the book!

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Post by 6irishroses » 05 Apr 2018, 13:02

Thanks for this review! After reading the book I couldn't agree more. I was not enthusiastic to try this book but was very pleasantly surprised. It just sort of sucked me in even though it's not my normal genre. I appreciated how relatable the author made the characters (both angel and human)! I'm actually hoping there is a sequel.

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Post by Kaleeefa » 05 Apr 2018, 16:51

Nice book a lot of good inspiration

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Post by Special » 05 Apr 2018, 18:43

I just love the way the casts of this book e.g jimmy.... were described. Maura Oleary, she wrote the book well.

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Post by bootsie0126+ » 05 Apr 2018, 21:17

Mbally2 wrote:
29 Mar 2018, 06:41
This sounds like an interesting book, I wouldn't mind getting lost in it. It changes the way you think about heaven.
[If a book is well-written, I will find it too short/quote]

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Post by beck0823 » 06 Apr 2018, 12:51

Thank you for the review! I am hesitant about stories that have a potentially "cheesy"premise, but the way you describe it, it sounds like it deals with the topic in a unique and well-written way. I am adding it to my bookshelf!

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