Featured Review: The Message? by Avam Hale

Discuss the June 2015 book of the month, "The Message?" by Avam Hale.
User avatar
The BookWorm Nagham
Posts: 190
Joined: 25 Jan 2018, 14:27
2018 Reading Goal: 50
2018 Reading Goal Completion: 104
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 84
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-the-bookworm-nagham.html
Latest Review: Toni the Superhero by R.D. Base

Re: Featured Review: The Message? by Avam Hale

Post by The BookWorm Nagham » 01 Jun 2018, 02:45

Thank you for the review, it really encouraged me to read this book. I think that it reflects today's world, religion philosophy and science all mixed together.

User avatar
Posts: 588
Joined: 08 May 2018, 12:47
2018 Reading Goal: 25
2018 Reading Goal Completion: 56
Currently Reading: It's Easier to Dance
Bookshelf Size: 249
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-sanjus.html
Latest Review: Sigfried’s Smelly Socks! by Len Foley
Reading Device: B00I15SB16

Post by sanjus » 01 Jun 2018, 02:46

nice review about the book which is nicely prosed by author and which is about story of a character Leah who meets with accident and gathers conscious slowly.As times passes recalls everything before accident and talks to god.
life is only knowing the unknown, we can do this by reading books easily

User avatar
Melchi Asuma
Posts: 201
Joined: 23 Jan 2018, 01:47
2018 Reading Goal: 1000
2018 Reading Goal Completion: 4
Currently Reading: Patch Man
Bookshelf Size: 64
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-melchi-asuma.html
Latest Review: Doppelgänger by Marc J. Seifer
Reading Device: B00I15SB16

Post by Melchi Asuma » 01 Jun 2018, 02:54

Thanks for the great review. You showed me a peak of exact how powerful this book can be. I'll try reading it to see if I will get the hmm moment.

User avatar
Posts: 1
Joined: 28 May 2018, 02:12
Bookshelf Size: 0

Post by Xperience » 01 Jun 2018, 02:58

:tiphat: What an insight. Never really thought there would be a balance in views on philosophy, politics, religion and economics, and then the main character out of self experience of “her message”is found in between .Thanks to the Avam Hale. And the cover is so captivating!!!

Posts: 243
Joined: 10 Feb 2018, 08:22
2018 Reading Goal: 20
2018 Reading Goal Completion: 50
Currently Reading: The Other Side of Him
Bookshelf Size: 23
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-mtsnel006.html
Latest Review: The Beeping Brothers Road to Success by Scott L. Chally

Post by mtsnel006 » 01 Jun 2018, 03:17

The book is looks to be amazing and thought-provoking. It is also densely prone to be questionable or criticized since not all people are religious or believe in God. Otherwise, I like the message of love from the book.
A day is not measured by the harvest that you collect, but by the seeds that you plant.

User avatar
Posts: 282
Joined: 05 Mar 2018, 20:17
2018 Reading Goal: 25
2017 Reading Goal: 0
2018 Reading Goal Completion: 32
Currently Reading: Just Trust Me, A Brother's Best Friend Novel
Bookshelf Size: 29
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-julehart1.html
Latest Review: The Kings' Assassin by Ed Cannon

Post by Julehart1 » 01 Jun 2018, 03:18

This sounds like an interesting book even though I'm not sure it's for me. I'm glad that there wasn't a religious agenda in the book and that that research went into writing it. Thanks for your review.

User avatar
Posts: 7
Joined: 19 Oct 2017, 13:42
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 20

Post by Evangelineokoye » 01 Jun 2018, 03:27

This book made me realise that our actions in this world are not judged by any religious affiliation as depicted by the writer of the novel.
This book also revealed that God is the greatest healer of any kind of infirmity or disease,He can do what the most experienced doctor cannot do.

Posts: 42
Joined: 09 Feb 2018, 02:29
2018 Reading Goal: 10
Currently Reading: Word collector
Bookshelf Size: 14

Post by 4cynthia72 » 01 Jun 2018, 03:39

From the review the book looks nice and makes one want to read and find out more. Thanks for the review.

User avatar
Posts: 355
Joined: 27 Jan 2018, 18:21
2018 Reading Goal: 25
2017 Reading Goal: 0
2018 Reading Goal Completion: 80
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 104
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-ayoomisope.html
Latest Review: The Fall of a Sparrow by Dan Scannell

Post by ayoomisope » 01 Jun 2018, 03:48

Good review. The Message? by Avam Hale is an intriguing tale with a special message indeed. A simple but straightforward theme intended to create a rethink in one's mind. I might read this soon.
“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.”
― Charles William Eliot

Posts: 67
Joined: 12 Feb 2018, 04:48
Currently Reading: The Surgeon's Wife
Bookshelf Size: 48
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-stedape.html
Latest Review: Puffy and the Formidable Foe by Marie Lepkowski and Ann Marie Hannon

Post by stedape » 01 Jun 2018, 03:50

Today's book has an interesting premise and a simple message that intends to change lives for the better. Congrats on BOTD

User avatar
Posts: 1
Joined: 17 May 2018, 10:41
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 0

Post by ThePhoenixStorm » 01 Jun 2018, 03:51

After reading this review, I plan to pick this book up and read it over the next several days/weeks. I continue to be fascinated by writers who have the ability to discuss God and the overall goodwill that one should have based on their relationship without it being distorted by religious constructs.

Great review.

User avatar
Posts: 2
Joined: 07 Apr 2018, 05:45
Bookshelf Size: 0

Post by vernice0103 » 01 Jun 2018, 04:04

By having both read the book and your review to it. I can say you just pointed out well the things and ideas other readers might have after reading the book. Surely, the book have this power or ability to make its readers think of their own beliefs, choices and other changes in life they have made. And as one of the million bookworms out there, I'd be lying if I'll say that Avam Hale's "The Message? A thinking thriller about change and choice" doesn't give impact on my own personal views on certain topics. Avam justified the book, and did great by giving it that kind of title. It really fits, I can't think of any other title that would best describe this awesome book. Salute you, Avam! And you too ALynn Powers!

User avatar
Posts: 2
Joined: 29 May 2018, 09:39
Currently Reading: The Message?
Bookshelf Size: 2

Post by Sammyzent » 01 Jun 2018, 04:12

I honestly think that this book is a very nice and readable one in the sense that as you're reading and at the same time craving to know what happens next, and I also like to believe it when anyone says that God had given him/her a message when the message is asking everyone to do the right thing, so for me this book is a go go and I give 4 out of 4 stars, and the eye on the cover will actually make me want to read the book at first sight.

Posts: 11
Joined: 29 May 2018, 17:38
Currently Reading: The Message?
Bookshelf Size: 10

Post by eu19ge19ne » 01 Jun 2018, 04:19

Some experiencesort in life have to pill us closer to our belief and religion. This review say it all how great the book is. :techie-studyinggray: :techie-studyingbrown:

User avatar
Posts: 205
Joined: 27 Apr 2018, 03:06
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 19
Reviewer Page: onlinebookclub.org/reviews/by-shailasheshadri.html
Latest Review: The Prize by Geoffrey M Cooper

Post by ShailaSheshadri » 01 Jun 2018, 04:32

While going through the sample pages, I found it interesting. I didn't like the part containing too many philosophical conversations though.

Leah Warner, the lead character in the story meets with a severe road accident. She goes to coma and was later diagnosed with traumatic brain injury. Her bones had internal fractures. She had many wounds on her face. Her sudden recovery to normal, that too, not attributed to doctors, is miraculous. Leah attributes it to god.

This book though captivating, one can't consider it for easy reading due to the intelligent and philosophical ideas. The use of many scientific words in the plot, may not be acceptable by all readers. I found the cover of this book not appealing.

This book, I believe, is apt for those who like to know something about existence of god, soul, formation of universe, philosophical theories, etc.

This is a well-written book with less grammar mistakes. I liked this book review.

Post Reply

Return to “"The Message?" by Avam Hale”