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User Review  - jescat - LibraryThing

** spoiler alert ** I think the mark of a really good book is that no matter how far out of reality it takes you, you're more than happy to follow it down the rabbit hole. For instance, in The Time ... Read full review

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User Review  - StefanieGeeks - LibraryThing

Disappointingly selfish characters. I started this book hopeful. The premise was interesting enough and the writing (as with TTW) was glorious, but the characters are completely un-lovable. I didn't ... Read full review

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User Review  - dinner.ninja - LibraryThing

*Spoilers* I’m a big fan of The Time Traveller’s Wife, so was excited when I realized the author had written another book. Her Fearful Symmetry was disappointing, though… did not live up to TTTW. I ... Read full review

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User Review  - raschneid - LibraryThing

At first I really enjoyed this - the setting in particular was a lot of fun and made me wildly nostalgic for England - but I didn't buy the plot. I got that there were supposed to be lots of hidden ... Read full review

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User Review  - tandah - LibraryThing

As an author, it must be a dreadful pressure trying to write the book which follows such a popular, much loved and well-reviewed book like [The Time Traveller's Wife]. I remember hearing [[Audrey ... Read full review

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User Review  - alienhard - LibraryThing

Ghost story? No problem. Fun, even. Ridiculous medically implausible twist? You lost me. HFS borrows from the 19th century playbook of young girls falling for much older men, which in today's world is a tad creepy. I failed to be charmed. This book felt like a chore. Read full review

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User Review  - potterhead9.75 - LibraryThing

I LOVED THE TIME TRAVELLER'S WIFE. This wasn't nearly as good, and a whole lot weirder. I loved the end, though, but the whole time I was reading the book, I had this sense of...anticlimax. Maybe I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Releanna - LibraryThing

I'm really not too sure what to think of this book. The idea is great, but after the first maybe 40 pages it gets more and more strange and unbelievable (yes, I know, the story in itself isn't about ... Read full review

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User Review  - hobreads - LibraryThing

Meh. The story seems to slowly build - characters fitting in other characters lives as more and more is learned. This is all good up until the ending which feels like the author got bored of her characters and was told by her editor to wrap things up in a single chapter. Read full review

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User Review  - jilliannn - LibraryThing

sad that i couldn't get into this...i really wanted to love it. Read full review


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