Official Review: The Awakening by Suzanne Boisvert

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Re: Official Review: The Awakening by Suzanne Boisvert

Post by kandscreeley » 14 Oct 2018, 09:44

animatedwolf3432 wrote:
14 Oct 2018, 09:04
This book sounds really good, and actually like something my mom would enjoy reading. She's into aliens and government conspiracies. Cliffhanger endings can be brutal, but now it won't be so hard to deal with, thanks to your warning! I appreciate detailed scenes, so it's nice to know they're detailed. Thanks for your review!
It sounds like it's right up your mom's alley. If she reads it, let me know. I enjoyed it greatly.
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Post by Actuallyashe » 16 Oct 2018, 02:51

Hmmmmm,three different people...And they must come together to save the world,thanks Kandscreely I really love your review. It makes me eager to read the book

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Post by kandscreeley » 16 Oct 2018, 07:40

Actuallyashe wrote:
16 Oct 2018, 02:51
Hmmmmm,three different people...And they must come together to save the world,thanks Kandscreely I really love your review. It makes me eager to read the book
Thanks for commenting. It was definitely worth the time it took to read.
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Post by writer808 » 16 Oct 2018, 08:28

this book was on my pending list for about 2 years now.After reading the review, i will definitely get my hands on it.

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Post by kandscreeley » 16 Oct 2018, 08:35

writer808 wrote:
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this book was on my pending list for about 2 years now.After reading the review, i will definitely get my hands on it.
Wow! That's a long time to be on your list! I hope you enjoy.
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Post by fernsmom » 18 Oct 2018, 08:17

Thank you for your review, very informative and now I believe it is a book I would like to read because of your review. I really enjoy books of this genre and your rating of 4 out of 4 and your reasons behind the rating make a must read for me.

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Post by kandscreeley » 18 Oct 2018, 08:29

fernsmom wrote:
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Thank you for your review, very informative and now I believe it is a book I would like to read because of your review. I really enjoy books of this genre and your rating of 4 out of 4 and your reasons behind the rating make a must read for me.
It's worthwhile. I hope you enjoy!
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Post by JHuschle519 » 19 Oct 2018, 23:58

Your review does make the book sound very interesting. I think the only thing that puts me on the fence about reading it is, like you mentioned, the Templar story line has been used quite a lot. I'm not sure if I'm up for another book on the topic, even if the author has put a new spin on it. Still, you review makes it tempting, so thank you for writing it so well.

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Post by kandscreeley » 20 Oct 2018, 09:22

JHuschle519 wrote:
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Your review does make the book sound very interesting. I think the only thing that puts me on the fence about reading it is, like you mentioned, the Templar story line has been used quite a lot. I'm not sure if I'm up for another book on the topic, even if the author has put a new spin on it. Still, you review makes it tempting, so thank you for writing it so well.
I understand. Sometimes the authors rely on something familiar instead of branching out. It was still worth reading, though.
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Post by cece912 » 23 Oct 2018, 01:20

Your review is so nice.Its absolutely a good book. The topic itself says it all. Its like it has awakened someone's feelings and sensation towards different things. It gives someone a different perspective of various life situations. Thank you .

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Post by stanjayjr » 23 Oct 2018, 06:32

I enjoy reading books with characters that I can easily relate to. The review makes me curious to read the book, maybe I can be able to gauge who my favorite character is. Thanks for the amazing review. :techie-reference:

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Post by kandscreeley » 23 Oct 2018, 07:32

Thank you both for commenting. It's worth giving the book a shot. I hope you both enjoy reading it.
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Post by Pegboard » 24 Oct 2018, 13:32

Excellent summary of The Awakening, makes me want to read it also. Though I can be squeamish if the topic is of horror genre. That is the disadvantage of living through books.

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Post by kandscreeley » 25 Oct 2018, 07:35

Pegboard wrote:
24 Oct 2018, 13:32
Excellent summary of The Awakening, makes me want to read it also. Though I can be squeamish if the topic is of horror genre. That is the disadvantage of living through books.
I don't think this one would be too bad for you, but everyone is different. Thanks for the kind words.
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Post by fernsmom » 27 Oct 2018, 09:17

What a well-written review! :tiphat:

Since this book in a genre that is my favorite I would be tempted to read it anyway. But you sold me on the book! With your sentence "She finally frees herself from Ingrid's influence, only to somehow land herself in a psychiatric ward. She starts discovering abilities that she never knew she had and quickly finds herself in over her head." I knew I would like it, but the other aspects sound intriguing to me as well. Aliens, and awakenings and saving the world from evil all wrapped up in a book that has action, and romance (without the steamy sex scenes it sounds like), then this book is right up my alley!

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