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First Impressions of The Art of Escaping

mdknittel
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Aug 13 2018 – 10:56 PM

AMazing

This Young Adult book seems amazing! and very relatable... I cannot wait to read more as i really...

emma_kaye
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Jul 29 2018 – 03:33 AM

Fun

I love Mattie's character and I'm excited to see what happens in the book. The first look and...

ldolan4
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Jul 13 2018 – 09:37 AM

Charming Little Read

I enjoyed this excerpt. I found the main character to be very likable. I'm not really into magic...

amcurtis181
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Jul 13 2018 – 02:06 AM

Sounds Interesting

I love Harry Houdini, and I think its cool that the main character is intrigued with the art of...

lessthanwise
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Jun 11 2018 – 06:18 PM

Intriguing

I've always really been interested by the art of escaping, and I don't see it often enough in...

mcbright
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May 27 2018 – 07:22 PM

Sounds Interesting

The Art of Escaping by Erin Callahan seems like an interesting read. The plot sounds original,...

mariseladejesus
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May 17 2018 – 10:29 PM

Not For Me

I read the synopsis and was really interested in it, but after reading the first look I don’t...

bookish hasna
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May 11 2018 – 02:44 PM

Good

The highschool experience described here is very relatable. The story seems like a good &...

cmcgowan
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May 03 2018 – 04:52 PM

Maybe???

Young adult literature has taken a bit of a plunge for me and the basic plot and beginning...

pbeckwith
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May 01 2018 – 01:17 AM

Couldn't Get Into This

This excerpt didn't capture my attention. I felt like it skipped around too much and I couldn't...

jerr
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Apr 30 2018 – 11:51 PM

I liked the opening

I was hooked for the first few pages because they had a mystery to them. As far as I can tell I...

weeziel
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Apr 30 2018 – 08:43 PM

Curious

This excerpt makes me very curious. You get just enough information to know that Mattie is an...

rebecca
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Apr 30 2018 – 03:40 PM

Waiting for the Drop

The excerpt makes this seem like an average, charming contemporary YA from the start, but I'm...

jgmheine
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Apr 30 2018 – 01:52 PM

Intriguing

This excerpt is very intriguing as it introduces several storylines as well as several formats in...

thetallented
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Apr 30 2018 – 09:55 AM

Fast Friendship

You know a good friendship starts with "Get the f*&^ off my porch." Mattie very much reminds me...

pugandbooks
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Apr 30 2018 – 04:25 AM

Fun intro

I’d never seen any book with this subject matter before so I’m automatically drawn towards it. I...

sparksinwords
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Apr 30 2018 – 12:46 AM

A confusing beginning

I read the excerpt before reading the blurb of the book, and I was so confused. The messages...

starlitdeath
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Apr 29 2018 – 07:07 PM

This was okay

I had a hard time getting through this, even though it wasn't one of the longer excerpts. I just...

em.mountain
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Apr 29 2018 – 01:00 PM

WOW

This book looks soooooo gooooood!!!! I absolutely loved the first impression, and I cannot...

jenifer
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Apr 29 2018 – 12:34 PM

So intriguing...

The first thing that makes me want to read more (all) of "The Art of Escaping" is the dialogue...

lbateman95
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Apr 29 2018 – 03:38 AM

Too Much Foul Language

This isn’t my cup of tea. If I read young adult it’s usually urban fantasy or some kind of...

paperback_wishes
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Apr 28 2018 – 11:38 PM

Definitely Unique

I would definitely read this book if only just to follow the progress of the protagonist...

anxious58
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Apr 28 2018 – 10:47 PM

Interesting

Interesting cover, the concept of the book sounds good. It's hard to say what I am interested...

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