Official Review: My Trip to Adele

Please use this sub-forum to discuss any fiction books or series that do not fit into one of the other categories. If the fiction book fits into one the other categories, please use that category instead.
Forum rules
Authors and publishers are not able to post replies in the review topics.
Post Reply
User avatar
Emy Katherine
Posts: 504
Joined: 07 Apr 2016, 14:58
Currently Reading: E-M-P Honeymoon
Bookshelf Size: 289
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: An Imperfect Crime by Fred G. Baker
Reading Device: B07953N411

Re: Official Review: My Trip to Adele

Post by Emy Katherine » 04 Dec 2019, 16:42

A well-written story revolving around the lives of three people sounds interesting. It has relatable characters and believable dialogues! Plus, it is well edited. I enjoyed the sample and got my copy! Thank you for the detailed review!

User avatar
Posts: 347
Joined: 30 Aug 2019, 12:53
Currently Reading: Lord of the Flies
Bookshelf Size: 57
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: Medication Administration: A Guide for Unregulated Healthcare Providers by Rajeev Persaud RN, MN & Richel Tabanao BSN, RN

Post by AvidBibliophile » 04 Dec 2019, 16:45

I've just started reading this novel and am already hooked! So beautifully written and structured, the stories of Elias, Malika, Nadia, and Yaser hypnotically pull you in. Can't wait to turn the next page...

User avatar
Posts: 52
Joined: 11 Sep 2019, 11:53
2019 Reading Goal: 30
2019 Reading Goal Completion: 56
Currently Reading: Hollow City
Bookshelf Size: 311
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: The Crystilleries of Echoland by Dew Pellucid

Post by hmorgan90 » 04 Dec 2019, 16:47

I didn't realize that this book was published back in 2016. It feels so long ago! Thank you for such a great review of the book. I'm not that in to romance books but this one seems to be so different from others of its genre. I think I will change my mind about reading this one.
May we show increased kindness toward one another. ~Thomas S. Monson

User avatar
B Creech
Previous Member of the Month
Posts: 607
Joined: 09 Mar 2019, 13:34
2019 Reading Goal: 50
2019 Reading Goal Completion: 118
Favorite Book: The Reel Sisters
Currently Reading: Empowered
Bookshelf Size: 147
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: Cross Over by Earlene Longo Carlisle

Post by B Creech » 04 Dec 2019, 16:52

Thanks for the great review! I love listening to Adele's music. If I ever had the chance I would go to her concert too! An interesting concept for a novel. Three people who, for different reasons search for comfort through Adele's music. This sounds like a very unique and interesting book.
B. Creech

User avatar
Posts: 520
Joined: 25 Feb 2018, 20:18
2018 Reading Goal: 50
2018 Reading Goal Completion: 58
Currently Reading: The Fox
Bookshelf Size: 157
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: Ripcord Recovery by T.T. Sawyer

Post by amandathebibliophile » 04 Dec 2019, 17:09

This sounds like a fascinating and fun read! Thanks for a compelling review.

User avatar
Posts: 726
Joined: 18 Sep 2018, 22:41
Currently Reading: & Life Goes On...
Bookshelf Size: 78
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: Undead as a Doornail by William F. Aicher

Post by Jsovermyer » 04 Dec 2019, 17:12

It's fascinating that the authors were able to tie three characters living in different cities together by their love of Adele. This sounds like a very interesting character-driven story. Congratulations to the authors for being chosen as BOTD. This was an excellent review. Thanks to the reviewer for a job well done.

User avatar
Posts: 677
Joined: 26 Jul 2017, 10:47
Currently Reading: Last Seen
Bookshelf Size: 126

Post by rusyalana » 04 Dec 2019, 17:33

This sounds like an interesting book about love and a long road of suffering and consequences of broken relationships: Elias and Malika, Yaser and Mariam, Nadia and her life after the divorce. Besides these three stories are connected by the desire of all three characters to visit the concert of Adele which proves that a common cause can unite different people. Congratulations on becoming BOTD!

User avatar
Nisha Ward
Previous Member of the Month
Posts: 1683
Joined: 04 Feb 2019, 15:00
2019 Reading Goal: 40
2019 Reading Goal Completion: 97
Favorite Author: Garth Nix
Favorite Book: A Murder is Announced
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 207
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: The Biblical Clock by Daniel Friedmann and Dania Sheldon
Reading Device: B0794RHPZD
fav_author_id: 4351

Post by Nisha Ward » 04 Dec 2019, 17:34

The release of "Rolling in the Deep" may have actually saved my life, at some point, so I can definitely see how something can be found in Adele's lyrics. I'm actually curious to see if Yaser's trip to Las Vegas with his wife to see her will actually help rekindle their relationship or open a new but different chapter in their lives.
"...while a book has got to be worthwhile from the point of view of the reader it's got to be worthwhile from the point of view of the writer as well." - Terry Pratchett on The Last Continent and his writing.

User avatar
Posts: 142
Joined: 22 Jul 2019, 18:25
2019 Reading Goal: 100
2019 Reading Goal Completion: 81
Favorite Book: The Orb
Currently Reading: House of Eire
Bookshelf Size: 98
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: The Neighbour At Number 18 (Reload) by Hawa Crickmore

Post by LianaMayhew » 04 Dec 2019, 17:38

This sounds like a good read. The characters seem very interesting and I'm keen to find out more about Nadia. Thank you for your review.

User avatar
Posts: 498
Joined: 31 Jul 2019, 11:11
Favorite Book: The Oracle
Currently Reading: White Australia Has A Black History
Bookshelf Size: 76
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: Ironbark Hill by Jennie Linnane

Post by MsH2k » 04 Dec 2019, 17:52

How beautiful that the music of an awesome artist like Adele inspired this story. Thank you for your review!

Posts: 203
Joined: 09 May 2019, 01:23
Currently Reading: Blocks
Bookshelf Size: 15
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: The Crystilleries of Echoland by Dew Pellucid

Post by AntoineOMEGA » 04 Dec 2019, 17:57

This Novel does not seem like it is an adventure of exciting so I will pass.

User avatar
Posts: 858
Joined: 16 Jan 2018, 17:12
2019 Reading Goal: 30
2019 Reading Goal Completion: 83
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 69
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: Sonar The Surge by B. Truly

Post by Misael » 04 Dec 2019, 17:58

The plot is interesting and makes me want to know the outcome of their goal of seeing Adele. It seemed to be a novel of different levels of relationships, struggles and finally realization of what's important in one's life. Congrats!

Posts: 1207
Joined: 17 Aug 2016, 14:45
2017 Reading Goal: 150
2017 Reading Goal Completion: 9
Favorite Book: <a href=" ... 19636">Out of the Box Awakening</a>
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 121
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: Lost and Love: Thailand (Book One of the Lost and Love Series) by Stella Knights

Post by AA1495 » 04 Dec 2019, 18:14

I am glad that you could connect to Nadia's character and that you liked reading this book. Congrats to the author on the 4/4 rating.

User avatar
Jachike Samuelson
Posts: 185
Joined: 27 Mar 2019, 19:01
2019 Reading Goal: 12
2019 Reading Goal Completion: 75
Currently Reading: Of Zots & Xoodles
Bookshelf Size: 24
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: The Barnyard Buddies Meet a Newcomer by Julie Penshorn

Post by Jachike Samuelson » 04 Dec 2019, 18:48

I like that the authors made the focal point to be an actual, real life music icon. I love Adele's music too so I can see myself reading this. Thanks for this review!

User avatar
Posts: 737
Joined: 01 Dec 2015, 17:12
2018 Reading Goal: 140
2018 Reading Goal Completion: 23
2017 Reading Goal: 125
2017 Reading Goal Completion: 54
Currently Reading: The Secret Life of Mrs. London
Bookshelf Size: 549
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: The Undying Queen of Ur by Abraham Kawa & Arahom Radjah
Reading Device: B01J94T4R2

Post by BunnySTx » 04 Dec 2019, 19:12

While I enjoy romance novels from time to time I don't think that this book will be a good fit for me. I like to mainly focus on two characters and their relationships and this book contains a lot more. So I'm going to pass on this one though I'm sure other readers will enjoy this book.

Post Reply

Return to “Other Fiction Forum”