From Goodreads: “I bring you tidings of… DAMMIT!” With those few words, Jack Lynch’s world would change forever. The nerdy guy from Hammond High has returned for his twentieth reunion. He’s rich, successful, and ready to re-claim the girl who got away: Rori McLeary. There’s just one small problem… Jack is also dead. But with the help of an angel in training, his mom, and the rockin’ body of his former arch-nemesis, Jack is still going to get the girl. He has three days to convince Rori to love him. He’s got the body he never had, the brains he always had, and Norman the geek angel on his side. What could possibly go wrong? Read from January 10 to 11, 2012 ** spoiler alert ** Read for Fun! Challenges: Why Buy The Cow? Overall Rating: 2.50 Story Rating: 2.50 Character Rating: 2.50 First thought when finishing: The end totally blew the whole story for me *sigh* What I Loved: The writing in this story was done really well and the plotting/pacing moved at a great pace. For a short read, I felt like it was a complete story. What I Liked: I really liked the angels and specifically poor […]
Category: 2.50 Wine Glasses
Requested on NetGalley
Overall Rating 2.50
Story Rating 2.50
Character Rating 2.50
Note: I have no idea how to accurately sum up what about this book really stuck in my craw. The book was well written but the characters really irked me.
I really wish I could pick 2.5 for Full Moon Rising. I really like Riley but I found the book a hard read in quite a few parts. It might be because it was a first of the series, I will try the second book eventually. I think it is an interesting world that the author has developed but she needed to spend a bit more on character development.
Wicked by Gregory Maguire: I was not a big fan of this book and really wanted to like it. It was however a bit to political for me. The characters were not as flushed out as I would have liked and the story drug a bit. Author Website: http://www.gregorymaguire.com/