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Review: The Book Thief

User Review  - Christina Grace - Goodreads

If it were possible to give a book zero stars, nay, NEGATIVE stars, I would do so for The Book Thief. I couldn't even get past the first 100 pages. The characters were flat and uninteresting, the plot ... Read full review

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User Review  - Dorota Nocun - Goodreads

Maybe I am just not sophisticated enough, but this book bored me almost to death. The narrator was super-annoying and spoiled the ending half-way through (wtf was the point of that?) The main ... Read full review

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User Review  - Charity - Goodreads

I had such high hopes for this book -- Death as a narrorator?? What an incredible idea! Imagine my disappointment then to crack open a book and be incapable of continuing with it. As an editor, if ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kristina - Goodreads

It should be in my "started reading it and put it down" shelf, but that is reserved for books I might try and read again. I don't know that I'll do that with this one. No, I know I won't try to read this book again. Hate hate hated what little I read of it. Which was actually a lot. Read full review

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User Review  - Steven Lawrie - Goodreads

Markus Zusak, The Book Thief (2005; London: Doubleday, 2007) 554pp. This novel has been around since 2005, but most critics—at least the easily impressed ones cited on the 'Acclaim for The Book Thief ... Read full review

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User Review  - Susanne - Goodreads

I hate to leave a book unfinished. I really do. But, after 200 pages in which absolutely nothing interesting happened, I decided I'd given the book enough of a chance and now I was done. Which I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Maura - Goodreads

Ok, giving up. I can't stand the narrator's voice - Death just shouldn't sound like a stilted 15-year, not in my world. His asides feel forced rather than witty or clever or illuminating. The ... Read full review

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User Review  - Cassandra - Goodreads

Well, %!@. (Readers with tender eyes may want to pass over this review, because this book has put me into a rare cussy mood, and that was the last self-censor you get.) Let me just say that I tried to ... Read full review

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User Review  - La Petite Américaine - Goodreads

UPDATE: FEB 17, 2014: I wrote this review 4 years ago on a foreign keyboad, so I'm well aware that I spelled Chekhov's name wrong. I'm not going to fix it, so please don't drive my review further up ... Read full review

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User Review  - Danielle. - Goodreads

GIFS on how I feel about this book: Whilst I was reading Whenever I came across a passage that tried to be 'deep' or 'inspirational' When I kept trying to force myself to finish I ended up like In the end... this is me Read full review


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