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Reviews of The Arsonists' City

audioshelf
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Jan 07 2021 – 03:04 PM

Beautiful!

An absolutely beautiful book! An emotional story that travels through time and continents....

iha
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Jan 07 2021 – 11:26 AM

Great story about family

Hala Alyan's writing is always so beautiful. This text focuses on the intricacies of familial...

bibliophile2020
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Jan 05 2021 – 09:24 PM

Meh

When I started this book, I had such high hopes for it. The first impression had seemed...

sphecht
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Jan 04 2021 – 01:01 PM

So far so good

I have not finished this book yet. So far it is holding my attention. I really like the...

booklover1996
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Jan 04 2021 – 08:31 AM

Good book

Good book. Couldn't put it down. Cover fits into what the book is about. The blurb is still...

purplebanana0808
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Jan 03 2021 – 03:04 PM

Intriguing

I always like to start my reviews by describing the book in one word and for this book, that word...

kmg7777
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Jan 03 2021 – 02:28 PM

Slow Burn

Alternating between a young woman in the first blushes of love (both with a man and performing)...

kennapettigrew
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Jan 03 2021 – 02:33 AM

VIVID!

This first look had two sections, the prologue & chapter 1. They vary greatly in tone. The...

ewjacobson
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Dec 31 2020 – 10:03 PM

Engaging family drama

"Time doesn't change; time reveals." These words, uttered by family patriarch Idris Nasr,...

erae
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Dec 31 2020 – 08:35 AM

Exquisite Read

“An outcry in an echo chamber isn’t much of an outcry.” Told in alternating viewpoints and...

bookends
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Dec 30 2020 – 12:29 PM

Families are messy

I loved following the Nasr family and learning more about their story. It is deliciously...

joreads
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Dec 30 2020 – 03:15 AM

5

ave you heard of this one yet? I’ll share the synopsis below but you can still take a look at the...

allysteinke
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Dec 22 2020 – 01:47 PM

Good Book!

This was a really beautiful book - and I really enjoyed it, following a family trying to save...

literary dust
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Dec 21 2020 – 08:23 AM

Good!

What an incredibly interesting story! At first, I wasn’t a 100% on this one because the cover is...

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