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WHERE IT BEGAN by Ann Stampler

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Who all is reading WHERE IT BEGAN?

This is me right now:  :reading2

Gabby's voice leaps from the pages!
#1 - March 16, 2012, 04:05 AM

I'm reading it, but I gotta say I'm not loving it...
#2 - March 16, 2012, 06:48 AM

Okay, I finished it and I totally agree that Gabby's voice leaps from the page. I got a good sense of her and I thought her injuries were done fairly well. She heals too quickly, but it's only noticeable when she specifically mentions the passage of time, which isn't often. Easy to overlook.

I just didn't particularly like Gabby. And I didn't find the big reveal at the end to be surprising or believable. So I guess it just wasn't my cup of tea...

#3 - March 19, 2012, 05:34 AM

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Woods, I loved the story, but I hated the cover.

For me, her voice was perfect for Gabby. I appreciated the insight into the lives of the wealthy and the power that they have. It was frightening, really.

I plan to have my teenager daughter read this one.
#4 - May 13, 2012, 09:48 PM
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