Official Review: Bad Choices Make Good Stories

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Re: Official Review: Bad Choices Make Good Stories

Post by KeriCraven » 10 Oct 2017, 13:08

The title of the book makes me think of the saying 'hold my beer'. It might be just a southern thing. But basically means something possibly stupid but definitely worth retelling is going to happen. Or simply idiotic. The hacker scene has always been something of intrigue but I wouldnt be capable of even beginning. I very much enjoyed reading your review

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Post by Christina Rose » 10 Oct 2017, 16:17

KeriCraven wrote:The title of the book makes me think of the saying 'hold my beer'. It might be just a southern thing. But basically means something possibly stupid but definitely worth retelling is going to happen. Or simply idiotic. The hacker scene has always been something of intrigue but I wouldnt be capable of even beginning. I very much enjoyed reading your review
Thank you! His mistakes are a bit bigger than a "hold my beer" scenario, but I definitely see what you're saying. Hacking is a little out of my league, as well. ?

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Post by Aroma st Andrews » 13 Oct 2017, 19:16

OH gosh yes,I've through yo review and how you broken it down and concluded it will definitely make me read...I respect

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Post by CatInTheHat » 13 Oct 2017, 21:55

It sounds like this book shows the many elements of humanity.
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Post by Christina Rose » 14 Oct 2017, 18:43

Aroma st Andrews wrote:OH gosh yes,I've through yo review and how you broken it down and concluded it will definitely make me read...I respect
Thank you!

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CatInTheHat wrote:It sounds like this book shows the many elements of humanity.
It does, both good and bad aspects. Thank you for stopping by!

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Post by imi_30 » 14 Oct 2017, 19:05

it's reminds me of the TV series Mr. Robot, as my friend
geoffrey said ?
i really enjoyed your great review ?

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Post by Christina Rose » 14 Oct 2017, 19:47

imi_30 wrote:it's reminds me of the TV series Mr. Robot, as my friend
geoffrey said ?
i really enjoyed your great review ?
I'll have to check out the TV series. Thank you!

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Post by Sarah Immanuel » 15 Oct 2017, 11:58

Thanks for the review. The book is full of humor. It is must read. I give it 4 out 4.

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Post by Christina Rose » 15 Oct 2017, 12:45

Sarah Immanuel wrote:Thanks for the review. The book is full of humor. It is must read. I give it 4 out 4.
Thank you for stopping by!

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Post by Scerakor » 17 Oct 2017, 06:09

From a quick glance at this one, I'm terribly intrigued. It has several elements that I'm not a fan of (romance, coming of age, ...) but is combining so many things that have the potential to give it a powerful story, I'm left with a need to look further into this one! Thanks for the review.

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Post by gali » 17 Oct 2017, 06:14

A true story that includes sex, drugs, and sticky situations? Sounds quite the read.
It isn't really my cup of tea, but I am glad you enjoyed the book. Thank you for the review!
In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you." (Mortimer J. Adler)

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Post by BoyLazy » 17 Oct 2017, 06:21

Great review.. Found a few conflicts from other reviews as you had given 4 rating.. but then it depends on the reader.
I would like to read this book.
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Post by Strangerthanfiction » 17 Oct 2017, 06:38

Just seeing this book on a bookshelf would make me want to pick it up and take a closer look simply because of the title. This sounds like the kind of memoir that I can really sink my teeth into. Instead of being long and boring and overly wordy it’s dark and humorous and an easy flowing read that will keep ones attention. The author seems utterly relatable. Congrats to the author on a terrific review.
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Post by George Sparrow » 17 Oct 2017, 06:43

This coming-of-age story is like a whirlwind of emotions. The themes may not be suitable for most people but are an honest recount of what had happened to that girl.

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Post by Neharajoria » 17 Oct 2017, 06:47

Characters that fall squarely in the gray are right up my alley, this has my interest piqued, cant wait to pick this up, thanks for that review, though I had the feeling I should have stopped reading midway. The review was good, it's just that I don't want to know too much about the plot going in. Thanks though.

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