Official Review by adambongo: Holding Fire

Discuss the May 2015 book of the month, Holding Fire.
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Re: Official Review by adambongo: Holding Fire

Post by Naval Aulakh » 09 Jul 2017, 04:50

Voww!! The book seems really good. Scott has done quite a work in bringing these stories together.
Live Life to the Fullest and Enjoy Reading!!

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Post by Magomepacha » 17 Jul 2017, 20:39

Self destruction caused by vengeance and hate leaves you with loathing feeling of hate as you read on.These exciting stories as narrated in the Holding Fire makes one feel the characters in the book appear to reflect the actual vengeance and hate.It makes you feel as if you are sitting with them next to you.I like the great review by Adambongo as it makes your mental travel journey flow seamlessly to the end.

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Post by Readwell » 18 Jul 2017, 07:27

Thanks for the review, interesting story

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Post by Maggykiragu » 21 Jul 2017, 19:58

The cover has it all. Got me all interested when i read, "Holding fire"
I got myself wondering how fire could be held. Life is full of challenges and tough momments and we all need life skills to hold this fire in one way all another in order to be able to move on.
These skills are right in this wonderful book, "hold fire"

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Post by kces08 » 25 Jul 2017, 22:59

Great review and detailed..ive added this book on my want to read books and i thought ide first check out reviews on this book, and yours makes me want to read it right away..(p.s. i also had an idea on how to make my reviews in future interesting.thanks!

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Post by Joab Situma Mapesa » 29 Jul 2017, 03:59

The book is wonderful, it touches our everyday lives, and it is very exciting

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Post by Athena Moon » 20 Aug 2017, 11:43

I am afraid I start falling in love with all of his publishing and this isn't an exception. Thanks for the review! That's quite encouraging rating you gave, I hope it will only stimulate the authors.

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Post by BOOKANDPENADDICT » 03 Oct 2017, 01:12

Perspective is a sure word when it comes to reading and reviews.
Adam bongo has steered his view: I guess the book good.

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Post by Aniebiet » 15 Oct 2017, 04:32

webmaster collection of books, I think have given numerous readers unlimited quest for latest and lined literatures

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Post by Yodik » 25 Oct 2017, 00:47

As a human we encounter different problems that really affects us to act and think desperately. It gives us negative feelings and emotions that lead us to think in different side of being ourselves. There are some people cannot help them selves to stay calm and focus of having a revenge, because of massive rage he feel. Nobody can live on their own, you have to find good people in your environment. Friends really helps a lot when the world try to let us down, failure, rejection etc..

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Post by Eunice Nyamekye » 31 Oct 2017, 07:28

Interesting. You can not hold fire and not expect to be burnt. I had thought to read this book. This review will make me read sooner.

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Post by stepforward9838 » 20 Nov 2017, 06:58

I love to read the whole book becouse it sound so interesting. Thank very much Mr.Adams for the rewiew ,i rate this book 4 star.

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Post by Modline0205 » 30 Nov 2017, 14:12

Hi having trouble reading the books after adding to my do I do it if I may ask?

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