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User Review  - Joyeuxbelle - LibraryThing

This book was like an impending car accident. I knew it was going to be bad, but I still went ahead and purchased it anyway. Although the premise isn't totally original - there has been a recent flow ... Read full review

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User Review  - dwcofer - LibraryThing

Room, by Emma Donoghue, is a critically acclaimed novel in which there has been a lot of hype surrounding the book. In fact, the book has received so much hype, it cannot live up to its praise and is ... Read full review

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User Review  - col2910 - LibraryThing

Difficult to dredge the memory banks and come up with a book I liked even less than this one..............the biggest pile of mince I have had the sad misfortune to ever read Read full review

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User Review  - Strawberryga - LibraryThing

Boring.... I am a mother of 4 children. I am a grandmother, I love children. This book was boring. I was hoping that we would learn about the 'room' as I read, but nothing was said other than what the ... Read full review

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User Review  - sarahzilkastarke - LibraryThing

This book is a contrived piece of garbage. Use it for a paperweight. It is not literature. The narrative follows young Jack the son of a man who has imprisoned his mother in a cell and their escape and stay in a psychiatric hospital. Read full review

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User Review  - delphimo - LibraryThing

I forced myself to continue reading this tome. The story centers on a woman and her young son that are imprisoned in one room. The story explains the daily routine in year seven of the woman's ... Read full review

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User Review  - SenoraG163 - LibraryThing

I am sorry but I can't even review this book. I tried the ebook and the audio book and just could not do it. I know I am odd man out but Jack's way of talking turned me off completely and I did not ... Read full review

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User Review  - Wendy Darling - Goodreads

I've read about a lot of different crimes, in far more detail than I'd care to remember. In all the tragedies that I've read about, manmade or otherwise, no act of violence has ever made my heart ... Read full review

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User Review  - Richard Reviles Censorship Always in All Ways - Goodreads

Rating: 0.125* of five I couldn't finish it. P88 or so, I said to myself, "Self," I said, "you are being manipulated, Self, and it feels so cynical and so heartless that even you, Self, cynical old ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mith - Goodreads

ARGH! NO! NO! NO! IF I HAVE TO READ ONE MORE ASININE CHAPTER, WRITTEN FROM A FIVE-YEAR OLD'S POV, ON THE MUNDANE THINGS THEY DO IN THE ROOM ALL DAY, WITHOUT HAVING THE PLOT PROGRESS EVEN REMOTELY, I'LL... I'LL... Read full review


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