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First Impressions of Father of Lions

librarygal
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Oct 29 2019 – 02:04 PM

The Zookeeper

Oh I can't wait to read more of this! I know the premise of the book is probably nothing the...

tiltedwhirled
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Oct 29 2019 – 12:51 PM

Harrowing

The author slowly builds the story, using alternating points of view, of the two protagonists—...

chrissea52
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Oct 29 2019 – 10:21 AM

Zootastic

The cover of this book captivates the human eye and makes me want to read this book so bad I can...

kasers3
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Oct 29 2019 – 09:21 AM

intriguing

This sounds like a wonderful book! I absolutely love animals! I do not read a lot of books about...

erae
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Oct 29 2019 – 08:49 AM

Looks Good

I think it's wonderful what Abu has done in his life and his devotion to animals is evident in...

nancyadairb
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Oct 29 2019 – 08:44 AM

Impressive

I was instantly immersed in the historical setting of the novel, seen from the viewpoint of...

cookreadsleep
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Oct 29 2019 – 08:33 AM

Modern day events

I love reading historical fiction to get a better understanding of history. But this story is...

angie0184
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Oct 29 2019 – 08:27 AM

Imaginative

Detailed and full of evocative language, this book paints a picture of the land it's set in and...

chelseyvalente
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Oct 29 2019 – 07:42 AM

Not so sure

The premise of this book sounds fascinating and very powerful, however the comparisons to The...

gracie lou
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Oct 29 2019 – 07:18 AM

Good Premise

Father of Lions has a good premise and striking cover art, but the book itself was not as...

johart7
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Oct 29 2019 – 07:05 AM

True story

The book does move along and the story is interesting to me.I'm an animal lover, I'm curious to...

cbisker
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Oct 29 2019 – 06:58 AM

Intriguing!

I love stories like this, and this book starts out with an interesting hook that really grabbed...

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Oct 29 2019 – 03:05 AM

It Sounds Good

The cover of the book did nothing to me in all honesty. I felt like there could have been more...

nmarquez02
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Oct 29 2019 – 02:35 AM

I enjoyed this!

I really enjoyed the first look into this story. I love when authors combine human stories with...

forevernerdy
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Oct 28 2019 – 11:21 PM

Not For Me

I don't like any books that have zoo's in them at all. This book is compared to Zookeepers Wife,...

mariah
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Oct 28 2019 – 10:54 PM

Well Reseached

This is a very well written book. It definitely has a journalistic feel to it. I felt like I was...

mtebo
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Oct 28 2019 – 10:23 PM

Just okay

There is nothing that I particularly hate about this book, I just feel pretty indifferent about...

carfay32
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Oct 28 2019 – 10:05 PM

Promising start

Based on a true story, this story goes through not only the human psyche, but in a way an...

rpinkston
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Oct 28 2019 – 09:29 PM

Touching

I love how this book tells a touching and poignant narrative that makes us think about the parts...

racie0417
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Oct 28 2019 – 08:57 PM

Not a nonfiction reader

I liked the zoo story as I am a huge animal lover. I am less sure how the two storylines will...

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