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Reviews of Light from Distant Stars

medwards429
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Feb 16 2020 – 09:09 AM

Distant Stars

This, for me, was one of those "pass" novels. That is until I started seeing it pop up ......

shayalder
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Jan 05 2020 – 11:02 PM

Wow

First off this book cover is amazing and it is what is pulling you in. The little that i knew of...

dzturtle711
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Oct 09 2019 – 03:42 PM

Pros & Cons

3.5 stars to be honest. I received this book as an ARC and I was so excited to read it- the...

siloofdafarm
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Oct 02 2019 – 01:09 PM

Mesmerizing

Shawn Smucker's Light from Distant Stars is an inspiring tale that interweaves the past and...

dawn42
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Sep 25 2019 – 02:38 PM

It was ok..

The writing and style was good..the plot and characters portrayed it very well..the story was...

pkce
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Aug 30 2019 – 04:47 PM

Sounds good

This book sounds like something I would like to read. It almost seems creepy. I can't wait to...

edp
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Aug 25 2019 – 12:27 PM

Beautifully Understated

When Cohen Marsh steps over his father's body in the basement embalming room of the family...

jackeyoh
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Aug 23 2019 – 01:13 PM

I really enjoyed it

This book wasn't quite what I had expected. That doesn't diminish the enjoyment at all however. I...

syost
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Aug 22 2019 – 12:12 AM

It was good

When I started Light from Distant Stars by Shawn Smucker, I thought it was going to be a totally...

ci726
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Aug 18 2019 – 03:55 PM

Vivid Storytelling

Shawn is a vivid storyteller!!! I'm not usually a fan of books that go back and forth between...

marlajones
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Aug 17 2019 – 04:02 PM

It was ok

I was really excited about this book during the first few chapters. Then my excitement was lost....

leslie
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Aug 16 2019 – 08:22 AM

an okay read

I thought the premise sounded interesting, and the book started out supporting that. However, it...

ckd518
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Aug 15 2019 – 09:14 PM

Interesting read

A BookishFirst win. This book is about the story of Cohen Marah, who is the son of a funeral...

jill rey
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Aug 15 2019 – 09:57 AM

Deep

“A Sky once filled with light from distant stars was overwhelmed by streetlights and headlights...

alannah2004
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Aug 14 2019 – 01:16 PM

My heart hurts!

From the first chapter you can tell Cohen is going to be dealing with a lot of grief, even after...

forevernerdy
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Aug 11 2019 – 07:02 PM

Writing Flowed!

2.5 STARS This book is just ok, nothing over the top. Author Smucker is a good writer but the...

laprincessa234
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Aug 08 2019 – 09:54 PM

I enjoyed it!

This is the first book I've read by this author and I will definitely look for his previous work...

reetie519
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Aug 06 2019 – 07:49 AM

Just okay

With all the hype surrounding the release of this book I really wanted to, and expected to like...

jimette
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Aug 05 2019 – 07:15 AM

Interesting read

It's hard to come up with 700 words even for such a thought provoking book. Straight up didn't...

rebeccah
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Aug 05 2019 – 04:51 AM

I like it

When Cohen Marah steps over his father’s body in the basement embalming room of the family’s...

cindy
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Aug 03 2019 – 10:58 PM

Mesmerizing

As Cohen steps over the body of his father he wonders if he was the reason for his father’s...

jaymielynnie
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Aug 02 2019 – 03:52 PM

Unique plot!

First, let me say I requested this book solely for the beautiful cover art. It's beautiful! A sky...

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