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By SAMAMA, Oct 8 2019 08:08PM

Skipping my precious sleeping time seemed totally worth it if it meant I got to read another chapter from this amazing novel. Confess by Colleen Hoover made me experience love, and it made me experience what falling in love felt like.


Oh My God... Owen Mason Gentry. I think I just fell in love with another fictional character all over again… Even though I’ve fallen in love with so many fictional characters so many times, I’ve lost count!


I genuinely want to read every single book this author has ever written. I’ve only read two so far, and I can proudly say that none of them disappointed me, especially Confess.


I mean, how can a book touch my feelings in just one chapter? That never, EVER happened before. It always takes me around 4 to 5 chapters to start feeling something for the book characters – whether its love, hatred or grief, it always takes time for me. But this book didn’t.


Confess was unpredictable through and through, so much so that it made my sleep seem secondary because the book itself was so interesting.


Ok, now comes the part where I explain why I covered up the cover of this book. If you’re wondering why I hid the faces of the characters on top of the book with my scarf, I’ll tell you why.


It’s because I freakin’ hate those faces, only and only because they do not match my imagination OR THE CHARACTERS whatsoever, not one bit. Disappointment is a really small word for what I feel about the cast. The guy is no way in hell like the 21 year old – innocent eyed – Owen. He could’ve played Trey better.


I’ll give this book a total ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐/5 stars. A book worth reading if you love romance.





By SAMAMA, Sep 16 2019 05:05PM

Oh dear! What a journey this book has been. The Throne of Glass series was an epic tale that had an epic conclusion, and I’ve never felt so complete and at ease after finishing a book before, ever!


⚠️ Spoilers Ahead ⚠️


⛔ Look Away ⛔


At some points in this novel, especially the last few moments during the epic war, specifically after The Thirteen died, and then Gavriel, I simply could not contain myself, my eyes were threatening me to leak in front of everyone, but still I held it in. But that didn’t stop my heart from weeping.


I think I’ll probably take a day off to grief for the people that never really excited in the real world, but somehow, they did. They existed in our minds and our hearts and it might sound a little silly, but I’ll always remember and cherish them whenever I pick these books up again.


I don’t think a day will be enough to forget them, though. Maybe a week? A Month? A year? How long does it take you to get over a book?


Okay, can we just stop for a minute and go crazy over how the author gifted us in this last book by adding a crossover from A Court of Thorns and Roses Series? It was the best crossover I had EVER EXPERIENCED. I wanted to yell with excitement when I realized it, but I obviously didn’t as it would’ve just made me look like a lunatic.


I think I’ve already extended my word limit for a review, BUT, oh my God, I loved the series so much. I won’t lie, it was a long commitment. It took me around 12 months to finish the series. I managed to read a few more books between this series as well, and also buddy read these with a dear friend of mine from a totally different side of this world, and ended up thinking just the same. So, that is the reason why it took me longer to finish them.


Without further ado, let’s get into the ratings:


✨ Assassin’s Blade - ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ .5/5


✨ Throne of Glass - ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ /5


✨ Crown of Midnight - ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ /5


✨ Heir of Fire - ⭐ ⭐ /5


✨ Queen of Shadows - ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ /5


✨ Empire of Storms - ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ /5


✨ Tower of Dawn - ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ /5


✨ Kingdom of Ash - ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ /5




By SAMAMA, Jul 27 2019 07:46AM

Why She Lied had very powerful messages about the 21th century abduction and slavery, the information I found in this story about our world today shocked me enough to make it feel like a punch in the face! The rate of abductions of women and girls and then slavery is way much higher than it was when SLAVERY WAS LEGAL around 200 years ago. This information disgusts me, and it saddens me.


As I kept reading, the story slowly started getting very dark and intense, but something felt missing. Even though the story felt interesting and eye opening, the writing could’ve been so much better.


I never wanted to say this because the story has been genuinely interesting, but it really could’ve been portrayed better. I couldn’t find the connection with any of the characters while reading even though I wanted to, and usually I don’t have to try so hard to get connected.


I had to skim through the last couple of chapters, only because the main character kept repeating the same questions and same issues she went through constantly, so much that at a point it simply felt frustrating.


2 out of 5 stars. ⭐⭐


I really wish I could give this book a better rating, but then I would be lying.





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