Featured Official Review: Child of Fire by Ela Lourenco

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Re: Featured Official Review: Child of Fire by Ela Lourenco

Post by Kklover » 13 Jun 2018, 18:40

I’ve read a couple of books from this Author and I can say that this one is surprising! I love books that rolls into each because it acts like a movie. I wish I was this teenager; finding out that I was a dragon. That’s amazing. The author’s words are always at its best.

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Post by Nmesoma » 13 Jun 2018, 18:54

A she-dragon trying to survive in the human world? It definitely peaks my interest, and I love the review. As for cliffhanger stories, they're always my go-to

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Post by Cate Mbevi » 13 Jun 2018, 23:58

Thanks for the great review. More than the literal part of the story, I believe there is a "dragon" in each of us which we struggle to hide but it insists on being shown out. Our dragons can save humanity but can also destroy it if not kept on check.

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Post by Kaydee Yaleni » 14 Jun 2018, 04:34

Thank you for this lovely review - this book series sounds like it is right up my alley and I am going to add this to my want-to-read list for sure! I absolutely love fantasy books that are set in a different world that needs describing, and the way you've summarised it is already making video-game-style cut scenes appear in m mind's eye. It sounds like it's all very vividly described!

I'm less keen about the puppy love, but it's hard to find a book featuring teenagers that doesn't have some romance in it, so I guess I'll bear with it. And yes, it sounds a real shame that the training isn't gone into in detail - exercises and progress are always a fun and sometimes inspiring read. Usually, that's also where one can gain a deeper understanding of how exactly the magic / abilities in this particular world works, whether it be something to do with resolve or focus or imagination or just directing a "tingly" feeling to a particular body part.

Glad to hear it is beautifully edited, can't wait to give it a read soon!

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Post by Kashosi » 14 Jun 2018, 07:58

I am not a fun of sci-fi but i will recommend the book to a friend.

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Post by Mendix » 14 Jun 2018, 13:53

Am definitely a fantasy lover,particularly dragons.
Nice review.

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Post by dswitsalt_9 » 15 Jun 2018, 01:17

Let me tell you what this review did to me. It made me want to go get the first book and spend the hours of reading it beside the sea. And it reminds me of my childhood fantasies. This' a must read! But the first book first!

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Post by AmberNDavis » 15 Jun 2018, 01:58

After reading the review I am interested in this book for the mystical creatures and who does not love a little puppy love!

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Post by kmkline120 » 15 Jun 2018, 15:25

I am not usually too interested in fantasy, but this sounds like a fun read. I love a good coming-of-age story and it sounds like the character has pretty typical human traits, so the dragon/shape shifting aspect sounds like a fun twist!

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Post by adeleye_mariam » 16 Jun 2018, 23:42

Wow! I wonder how life will really be In the eyes of Lola coming to the awareness of her dragon self being and the fear of being hunt down... The book will be kind of interesting tho... Rated 4stars

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Post by holsam_87 » 17 Jun 2018, 02:29

This sounds like a series that is right up my alley. I'm loving the positive views of dragons, considering that most of the time they are seen as more evil.
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Post by izzyskylar » 17 Jun 2018, 17:36

This book sounds a bit like Eragon, which is a book I enjoyed immensely. It sound like a wonderful series that could turn into a great movie. Thank you for such an informative review

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Post by KitabuKizuri » 17 Jun 2018, 18:16

This book has a very captivating title. The theme may not be my cup of tea but it seems very entertaining from this review.

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Post by Dedana » 18 Jun 2018, 04:41

this is a very good book for the young adults, information flows very well and it's better connected. I liked it, no appropriate sex, no abuse of language

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Post by Mutinda Kyele » 18 Jun 2018, 05:30

The child of fire
By Ela Laurenco

much interesting since it sparks out imaginations on reactions of these supernatural creatures again it employs a vantage view of the existing universe and other universe we hear of

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