Featured Official Review: Eden: A Novel

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Re: Featured Official Review: Eden: A Novel

Post by Bookwormgirl1 » 15 May 2018, 13:20

Thanks for the great review. This book definitely sounds interesting. Its surprising that there isn't much of an actual plot, as you mentioned, but that the story mainly revolves around exploring the characters' relationships with one another. That's different than most other books I've read and I would love to give this one a try.

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Post by dtb » 15 May 2018, 13:39

Family reunions can be fraught no matter how much money the family has. Thanks for a great review.

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Post by gerry baker jogo » 15 May 2018, 14:50

Eden :tiphat:
catchy topic
suspense and time worth.. I was totally glued to the screen..

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Post by AnnaKathleen » 15 May 2018, 14:51

This sounds like a really good book. I love character driven novels, so I'm looking forward to getting my hands on this one. Thanks for the review!
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Post by Jemmy24 » 15 May 2018, 14:54

:techie-studyingbrown: It is a book with secrecy that deserve to be known and of course money is not everything I believe family should be very important to all.
Thanks for a gr8 book it is definitely a must read.

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Post by Galnius » 15 May 2018, 16:26

By the review given, it seems to be a stands focused more on development with the plot as a backdrop, yet done well. This in of itself is incredibly intruiging, and I'll have to give it a look. Great job.

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Post by clestines » 16 May 2018, 08:29

I find this interesting!. Might as well consider to read this one in the future :D

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Post by ladymercy18 » 16 May 2018, 12:22

🤗I love this book 'Eden' thou I thought it would be biblical and I hope it will have a lot of drama

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Post by Britty01 » 16 May 2018, 12:54

Thanks for the great review. This sounds like I would find it a pleasurable read.

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Post by SamSim » 16 May 2018, 13:10

This novel sounds engaging and I want to read it based on your description of how multi-layered the characters are. Of course, I'm also curious about what the big secret could be. Thanks for the helpful review!
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Post by purity11 » 16 May 2018, 14:27

wow, interesting

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Post by Jackson Roby » 16 May 2018, 22:28

The book seems to be great especially because it is based on interwoven relationship something which many people around the world could identify with the drama and conflict in the family seems to set it on motion and the author has tried to help us understand the power of motive.
But I think she should really work a little bit more on the plot.

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Post by jhasbig1234 » 17 May 2018, 07:13

a very intresting novel afterall, it has just a little complication on understanding. a nice review.

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Post by ukwe emmanuel » 17 May 2018, 10:08

i love it thank you for that ,is very sweet and wonderful. Is all about familly crisis.

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Post by bruin » 17 May 2018, 21:33

I'm curious to know what the house and the surrounding land mean to different family members. I love these kind of stories about family relationships. I feel like I relate most to these types of novels and can see myself enjoying this one. Thanks for the insightful review.

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