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First Impressions of kdmcwilley

Skyhunter
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Sep 07 2020 – 04:46 PM

Beautiful!

Beautiful book cover; beautiful writing; beautiful world. I love the way this story starts, I...

Judge's Girls
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Aug 24 2020 – 09:38 PM

Family Ties

This book is quick to catch your attention; the cover is very eye catvhing and the story is also...

Corrupted Humours
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Aug 24 2020 – 09:08 PM

Not My Thing

My disclaimer is that I do like "weird". One of my favorite authors is Kurt Vonnegut....

The Companion
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Jul 10 2020 – 03:25 PM

YA Book

I thought the preview was interesting. I will say that it did read very much like a young YA...

The Friday Cage
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Jun 28 2020 – 04:22 PM

Intrigue

I actually really liked this preview. It opens up with an accusation that allows you to get to...

The Sushi Prophecies
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Jun 20 2020 – 02:13 PM

Not My Thing

I don't think this book is my kind of thing. It seems the book is very "edgy" and the first few...

The Suicide House
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May 25 2020 – 02:40 PM

Edge of my seat

The writing on this piece is excellent. The author writes well and sets a mood that you...

Ikenga
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May 25 2020 – 02:34 PM

Well Written

I tend to shy away from most middle grade-level readers. However, this book appeared to be...

The Patient
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May 25 2020 – 02:30 PM

Interesting Plot!

I like psychological thrillers and I like a good horror story and this book appears to have...

Savage Legion
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May 18 2020 – 11:45 PM

Utopia?

I like a good utopia/dystopia novel, but this one did not really grab me. To be fair it could be...

The Hiding Girl
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May 02 2020 – 10:47 PM

Runaway

I actually really liked the preview. The plot is compelling from the very beginning and it's well...

Jo & Laurie
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Apr 19 2020 – 10:43 PM

Little Background

I feel like this story was written in a way that was true to the original period and I felt like...

The Living Dead
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Apr 04 2020 – 03:46 PM

Not a Lively Tale

I really wanted to like this book, but I just couldn't find a way to get into the story. The...

The Orphan Collector
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Mar 30 2020 – 01:13 AM

Timely!

The one word I thought of when I read the synopsis and sample was: "timely." I really liked...

My Eyes Are Up Here
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Mar 30 2020 – 01:08 AM

So Close!

I thought the writing was cute, there were parts that were funny, and I love a good YA "Will...

The Half Sister
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Mar 30 2020 – 12:18 AM

Sisterly Love?

The preview for The Half Sister is full of conflict, family dynamics, and most of all...

The Kinder Poison
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Mar 23 2020 – 10:38 PM

YA Fun

I enjoy reading YA from time to time to escape my current responsibilities. I really like the...

Vagabonds
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Feb 22 2020 – 07:19 PM

Sci-Fi Fun

The author's writing style is really good. I like this genre and also really liked the setting...

Good Boy
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Feb 09 2020 – 11:41 PM

Dog Tale

Everything about this book is sweet; the premise is sweet, the writing is sweet, and even the...

Buried
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Jan 27 2020 – 01:12 AM

Interesting Mystery

I think the plot of this book is interesting and that the writing is good. The use of italics is...

Sweet Sorrow
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Jan 20 2020 – 12:25 PM

Unique Style

From the start, there is seemingly not a ton that happens right off the bat. For example, the...

Wake Up, Wanda Wiley
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Jan 13 2020 – 07:38 PM

Meta

Admittedly I only read half of the sample, but I believe I read enough to know this book is not a...

The Best Laid Plans
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Jan 13 2020 – 07:26 PM

Cute Story

The cover, the punny title, and the writing style are all very cute. This is the type of book...

One Day You'll Burn
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Jan 13 2020 – 07:16 PM

Descriptive

I do like this genre, but this particular style of book cover and writing are not for me. The...

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