Official Review: The Awakening by Suzanne Boisvert

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Re: Official Review: The Awakening by Suzanne Boisvert

Post by kandscreeley » 20 Sep 2018, 20:00

Britty01 wrote:
20 Sep 2018, 19:55
I like the review of this novel, which sounds like one of a series. Not sure what to think at the moment. It has a lot of elements that intrigue me except for the 'skin crawling'. Yikes. I felt sorry for the character of Lania, who was being fed drugs without her realizing that fact.
Don't feel too sorry for Lanie. She's special in her own way, and she's strong. Thanks for commenting.
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Post by sonya01 » 21 Sep 2018, 01:37

The title is intriguing enough - also the cover design, with the hand of fate and the clock face. But your review definitely got my interest piqued! Its just the kind of story that appeals to me, especially with its unexpected ending. Thanks for the great review, will be reading this book for sure!

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Post by kandscreeley » 21 Sep 2018, 08:20

sonya01 wrote:
21 Sep 2018, 01:37
The title is intriguing enough - also the cover design, with the hand of fate and the clock face. But your review definitely got my interest piqued! Its just the kind of story that appeals to me, especially with its unexpected ending. Thanks for the great review, will be reading this book for sure!
Fabulous! It was very engaging. It'll make you want to read the next book, though. Let me know if you like it.
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Post by teacherjh » 21 Sep 2018, 10:33

Aliens, conspiracy, supernatural — sounds great! Awesome review as always.

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Post by kandscreeley » 21 Sep 2018, 10:34

teacherjh wrote:
21 Sep 2018, 10:33
Aliens, conspiracy, supernatural — sounds great! Awesome review as always.
Thanks! :)
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Post by jcoad » 21 Sep 2018, 12:55

Sounds like a great read. I was surprised to get to the "aliens and supernatural powers" part of your review. I wasn't expecting that. Makes for a nice twist. I want to read this book! Thanks for the review.

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Post by kandscreeley » 21 Sep 2018, 13:33

jcoad wrote:
21 Sep 2018, 12:55
Sounds like a great read. I was surprised to get to the "aliens and supernatural powers" part of your review. I wasn't expecting that. Makes for a nice twist. I want to read this book! Thanks for the review.
Oh yes! It was well-written and worth reading. Thanks for commenting.
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Post by Julie Green » 21 Sep 2018, 14:27

I love it when I'm able to see some of myself in a character. You know you're enjoying a book when that happens. :D Really great review.
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Post by kandscreeley » 21 Sep 2018, 14:41

Thanks Julie! It was great.
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Post by Dael Reader » 21 Sep 2018, 15:11

"Alien beings, supernatural powers and government conspiracies."
Maybe if it was just two of these things...but all three in one book might be a bit much for me. LOL.
I enjoyed the review.

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Post by Eva Darrington » 21 Sep 2018, 16:03

Adventure, mystery, romance, and government conspiracy! Sounds like you can't miss with this book. It's not my genre, but I definitely love the fact that the author took care to make the characters so relatable. I agree that is a rare talent. Thanks for the great review.
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Post by stacie k » 21 Sep 2018, 16:33

This sounds like a fascinating read! Characters you can relate to are the best kind. The fact that there’s never a dull moment will keep you engaged until the end. I hope the three of them can save the world!
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Post by kandscreeley » 22 Sep 2018, 17:19

Dael Reader wrote:
21 Sep 2018, 15:11
"Alien beings, supernatural powers and government conspiracies."
Maybe if it was just two of these things...but all three in one book might be a bit much for me. LOL.
I enjoyed the review.
I understand completely. It could be a bit much for some. Thanks for commenting.
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Post by kandscreeley » 22 Sep 2018, 17:20

Eva Darrington wrote:
21 Sep 2018, 16:03
Adventure, mystery, romance, and government conspiracy! Sounds like you can't miss with this book. It's not my genre, but I definitely love the fact that the author took care to make the characters so relatable. I agree that is a rare talent. Thanks for the great review.
Yes. It was quite enjoyable. Thanks for commenting.
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Post by kandscreeley » 22 Sep 2018, 17:20

stacie k wrote:
21 Sep 2018, 16:33
This sounds like a fascinating read! Characters you can relate to are the best kind. The fact that there’s never a dull moment will keep you engaged until the end. I hope the three of them can save the world!
I hope so too! I guess you'll have to read to find out. Thanks.
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