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message 1: by Nancy (new)

Nancy RJ McGill should be a writer herself. I was vascilating about reading this book, because many of the other reviews were negative. RJ's review convinced me it was worth giving it a try. I definitely wasn't sorry. Thanks RJ!!

message 2: by Heather (new)

Heather Convinced me too. (:

message 3: by Frank (new)

Frank Really? You guys think that about this review? She's wrong about everything. Gruen can't write.

message 4: by Heather (new)

Heather Too late. Bought it from barnes&noble the other day ! I guess I'll see how it goes.

message 5: by Viv (new)

Viv Heather - how did it go? Did you like it?

message 6: by Shannon (new)

Shannon Parnell I loved this book and this is a great review. I couldn't put it down and at the end I needed to know what happened to him.

message 7: by Julianne (new)

Julianne Awesome review, it was nice after reading all of the negative ones!

message 8: by Rhona (new)

Rhona I agree....enjoyable....glad I spent the $6+

message 9: by Noelle (new)

Noelle Heiser because of the amount of negative reviews there are my opinion is swayed in their direction. Although i will eventually read the book, im not all too excited ti read it because of the negative reviews. The troubling thing is that i cannot stand a book without strong characters so im not sure how it will.go...

message 10: by Sierra (last edited Sep 26, 2011 10:51PM) (new)

Sierra Elsfelder I read the book Water for Elephants over the summer and it gave me chills. The transition between Jankowoski as an old man to his circus boy days were confusing but had a lot of rhythm. I liked this book a lot and I'm hoping I find more books like this one to read. It was very dramatic and left me begging for more as the words spilled across the page. It is by far my favorite book I’ve read in a while.

message 11: by Hannah (new)

Hannah I love your styleof writing: I find the opening to this captivating and very interesting to read.

message 12: by Lauren (new)

Lauren I was planning on reading this book because 'I thought I should'...but after reading your incredible review, I can't wait to get started. Thanks you so much, you are a very talented writer yourself.


message 13: by Michelle (new)

Michelle Smith Rj - What a beautiful review! I loved how you said, "Hurry, hurry, step right up, readers and book lovers everywhere!" You should write something of your own. You have a fan in me!

message 14: by RJ (new)

RJ McGill Many thanks to ALL that took the time to read my review. :-)

message 15: by Brenda (new)

Brenda Mowdy What a great review.....I haven't read it but am looking forward to picking it up at my next trek to the book store and enjoying it myself !

message 16: by Daria (new)

Daria Tyuneva Read and re-read? Seriously? I think once is more than enough.

message 17: by Jennifer (new)

Jennifer Rucker Will YOU write a book?! I could never be so talented to write like this!

message 18: by RJ (new)

RJ McGill Jennifer,
Thank you for reading my review & Big Thank Yous for your kind words!

Catherine Sherman i hated this book i was wanting it to be good very disappointing

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