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First Impressions of Hollywood Park

jetta
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Apr 13 2020 – 11:59 PM

interesting

Well, this sounds interesting. Though I'm not a fan of memoirs I will have to give this a pass....

jenguerdy
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Apr 13 2020 – 11:48 PM

Intrigue

A life being describe in a child perspective. And an adult to follow through. I am unsure if I am...

faunne
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Apr 13 2020 – 11:45 PM

Compelling Memoir

I am not typically interested in memoirs, but this author seems to have a really compelling story...

alliemikenna
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Apr 13 2020 – 11:37 PM

Well written

I’m not big on memoirs, especially of people I don’t follow. This seems well written, though. The...

courthaney
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Apr 13 2020 – 11:30 PM

Wow!

This book sounds absolutely insane!! I always love to read and hear stories of people who used to...

purango
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Apr 13 2020 – 11:29 PM

I Want To Read It.

The cover was very interesting. I am drawn to the character and his struggles in childhood as he...

x_moni
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Apr 13 2020 – 11:24 PM

I'm intrigued

The cover caught my eye. I would definitely like to read more. I have heard about this book all...

suziey's books
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Apr 13 2020 – 11:14 PM

Oh my!

This is one dark and harrowing life story. And to think this was someone's very real experience....

postcardsforariel
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Apr 13 2020 – 11:08 PM

Intense

This sounds like an intense, raw, coming of age story. It's about survival and acceptance and...

reenie0429
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Apr 13 2020 – 10:52 PM

Full of Depth!

I dont read a lot of memoirs or pretty much any for that matter. This one resonated with me...

julied
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Apr 13 2020 – 10:50 PM

A Start Childhood Memoir

Mikel Jollett is in elementary school in the chapters shared in the First Impression. He is...

blkcobra01
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Apr 13 2020 – 10:34 PM

I love this memoir

What a crazy story so far after the first read. Hollywood Park grabbed me and sucked me in from...

taykaytee
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Apr 13 2020 – 09:00 PM

Wow...

I don't usually read memoirs, but I wanted to give this one a try because of the synopsis and...

kk
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Apr 13 2020 – 08:21 PM

Don't know

I'm not a huge fan of memoirs in the first place but I don't even have a clue who this guy is. Is...

jessica r
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Apr 13 2020 – 08:16 PM

Hard to read about

This seems to be really well written book about a very sad story. I'm not usually pulled towards...

anjacksonrn
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Apr 13 2020 – 08:10 PM

Interesting

This seems like a really great story. I love these kind of books. I love hearing others stories...

timeywimeybadwolf
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Apr 13 2020 – 07:49 PM

Scary

This book doesn't appeal to me - too scary and real. The writing is detailed and puts a...

lorelskye
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Apr 13 2020 – 06:40 PM

Ehh

This book is not really my type of story. It seems like the type of story that would keep me in...

gracie lou
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Apr 13 2020 – 06:17 PM

Rough Beginning

The cover art does a good job of conveying the story, but not the same can be said for the...

dg_reads
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Apr 13 2020 – 06:15 PM

Very intrigued!

This premise has me instantly intrigued, both the prospect of exploring a child's perspective of...

susanbeamon
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Apr 13 2020 – 06:11 PM

Sad

Just based on the three chapters shown, this is a sad book. It's a hard story, but all too...

marshfamily85
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Apr 13 2020 – 06:03 PM

This is so sad

We are dropped in the middle of the book with this snippet of the book and it is so sad. This...

sassycat
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Apr 13 2020 – 05:33 PM

Interesting!

I will admit that I have not heard of Mikel Jollett before but I find that I enjoy reading about...

bookfreakout
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Apr 13 2020 – 04:59 PM

A harsh story

This memoir won't be for the faint of heart - the excerpt gives us just a small slice of dealing...

ivorylunatic
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Apr 13 2020 – 04:58 PM

Intriguing

Hollywood Park sounds seems to be a very intriguing memoir that spans several interesting topics:...

bkworm
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Apr 13 2020 – 04:46 PM

"My Fun In The Sun"

The cover and title are great, it makes you definitely want to pick up the book and go through it...

krittie28
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Apr 13 2020 – 04:03 PM

Interesting!

Upon first read, this seems like a very deep and intriguing read. It is interesting to step into...

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