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 Gracedscribe » 21 Jun 2018, 05:09

I recently watched the teen movie Firebreather. The plot for this book seems to go somewhere along those lines. For a plot and set of concepts that seem to find themselves into most teen movies and books, they never seem to lose appeal, either with teens, or with adults. Isn't that surprising?
This was a great review, by the way! Im definitely piqued enough to read the book. As a side note, your Dr. Suess quote is quite a thought-provoker.

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Post by Rex Frank » 21 Jun 2018, 07:32

seems like the story is meant for dragon lovers

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Post by JR Mercier » 21 Jun 2018, 08:52

Sounds like a great story and a new take on dragons. I'll be checking out this and the first book. Beautifully written review!
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Post by Mommybookclub3 » 21 Jun 2018, 09:03

Thank you for your review. I definitely would like to read. I wonder if it's 11year old appropriate to read with my kids.

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Post by Rhose » 21 Jun 2018, 09:04

This book is awesome! It has a very interesting story. 😊

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Post by NL Hartje » 21 Jun 2018, 09:20

NnWillsons wrote:
20 Jun 2018, 11:49
I always enjoy when a fantasy boom set in another world has familiar aspects. Teenagers in another place may have different views and ideas but I’m certain everywhere they are still idealistic and unable to take responsibility for who they are. Lara sounds like a perfect example of this!
Yes it was very believable which made it easier for me to engage.

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Post by NL Hartje » 21 Jun 2018, 09:22

Gracedscribe wrote:
21 Jun 2018, 05:09
This was a great review, by the way! Im definitely piqued enough to read the book. As a side note, your Dr. Suess quote is quite a thought-provoker.
Hehe, I work as an editor and my favorite phrase to authors is “cut it down!”
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Post by NL Hartje » 21 Jun 2018, 09:28

Riszell wrote:
21 Jun 2018, 02:09
Daenerys the Mother of Dragons first came to mind when I read the first paragraph of this review then Maleficent next came to mind when I read that she is a shape-shifting dragon. This book sounds like a fantasy overload which is good for those who seek fantasy adventure.
You know, I never made that connection while reading since Lara isn’t much of a badass yet. However, I would love to see a little Daenerys emerge in the next book!
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Post by shaz1994 » 22 Jun 2018, 04:36

Looking at the way the writer has developed the plot, I am definitely looking forward to getting my copy, the review has shared a good peek into the book

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Post by danopsy » 24 Jun 2018, 15:24

Wow this review really got my jaw open, great book i must saw, gotta have a read of this, but need consume the first though

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Post by Omoyemifun » 25 Jun 2018, 17:48

Child of fire,with the narration I just went through I would love to read this book and I believed with what I read am going to say d writer has me captivated : :tiphat:

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Post by bclayton13 » 25 Jun 2018, 19:40

A shape-shifting dragon? I'd love to read how the author made that work so well in the story. This is a great review, you've definitely piqued my interest.

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Post by pinchess07 » 25 Jun 2018, 21:53

You had me at 'dragon'. Looks like I have a new series to sink my teeth into!

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Post by Goodenough » 26 Jun 2018, 15:16

Wow this sounds interesting. Just my kind of book. I will have to read the first part though. Thanks for the review.

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Post by julessawyer » 27 Jun 2018, 10:03

this series of books sound amazing. Ughh... shapeshifters, dragons and vampires. a perfect world I hope to read this soon. nice review.

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