Official Review: St. Anthony's Fire by Garry Harper

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Re: Official Review: St. Anthony's Fire by Garry Harper

Post by Cotwani » 02 Oct 2018, 15:17

There was a moment when it all became too real, that sobering moment when the book was no longer a book but a mirror of the world I live in.
Indeed satire is a good antidote for turbulent times. There seems to have been a lot going on, and many characters as well. Great review!
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Post by ButterscotchCherrie » 03 Oct 2018, 04:58

I'm currently reading a book which details how a minority of sociopaths and psychopaths are leading a passive majority. That's inspiring because it is encouraging readers to take control more. This fictionalized account does sound like a bit more of a downer, but it's always good to see a mirror of the world in fiction anyway. I know the word "solipsistic" from Shakespeare but not the others. I always enjoy encountering new words. Thanks for an excellent review.

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Post by evan1995muniz » 31 Oct 2018, 08:25

you wrote a really nice review, however i am not interested in this type of book. I don't feel as if it would personally hold my own attention. Im glad others enjoyed it, every author deserves credit for their work.

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Post by Bavithra M » 01 Nov 2018, 04:09

Such a awesome book. I too loved this book a lot.
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Post by Kalin Adi » 12 Nov 2018, 11:36

that sobering moment when the book was no longer a book but a mirror of the world I live in.
After reading this description, I'm curious enough to read this book. A book that makes you laugh, because of the absurdity at the beginning, but later it makes you have a glimpse of our society, is not seen every day.

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Post by Dael Reader » 13 Nov 2018, 21:18

This is a compelling review. I do occasionally like to read some that is "so ridiculous, so inanely impossible," and yet, hints of truth.

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