Quiche Book Circle : MSK by JP.

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leoleo Sat 19-Jan-08 11:05:12

My 2nd book. I couldn't sleep with worry about the first choice..
I love this book and have passed on to most people I know.
I like the way each chapter is from a different view point of the characters which has the result of you understanding why each person does what they do and like in most real life situations no one is completely right.
This sparked conversations with people I know and me and DP still disagree.

Don't read the last page like my sister did and ruined the book for herself..

Enjoy x

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mehdismummy Sat 19-Jan-08 11:07:12

hi leo did you get books?

leoleo Sat 19-Jan-08 11:17:22

No but I am at work today so I wont till this evening prob.
You wont get yours till Monday or even Tues. Posting today. Sorry blush
Sister is away and I am looking after her dogs which means I am all over the place..

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mehdismummy Sat 19-Jan-08 11:21:30

no problem be careful po are rip off merchants!

leoleo Sat 19-Jan-08 11:23:08

Thanks sweet

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ellceeell Sun 27-Jan-08 10:19:45

This is the first book I've read by this author. I found it an interesting read, which kept pulling me along to find out what was going to happen next. I liked the chapters written from different characters' perspectives and the way there wasn't just one way to interpret the story line.
At times I did feel a bit too obviously manipulated by the author - I know they all do it, but I'd rather not be aware of it happening.

leoleo Tue 29-Jan-08 12:19:17

What would you have done? Is there someone you agreed with more than another?

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ellceeell Tue 29-Jan-08 15:26:15

I started to try and think what I would do - but then wimped out, I couldn't bear to consider it! I liked Sara. I liked the way Anna comes across as a typical self absorbed teenager, convinced that she was always treated the worst (I have 2 so recognise this very well!) and then Sara was shown being much more even handed than it all initially appeared.

leoleo Tue 29-Jan-08 17:06:23

Sara's the mum right? As parents it's an impossible situation. I say I wouldn't but crunch time I would prob do anything to get through it.

Her other books are good but once you've read a few they can become similar - based around a court room type of thing.

I read one where it was a child that could communicate with God. That was quite good.

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ellceeell Tue 29-Jan-08 20:56:47

Yes, Sara is the mum.

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