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User Review  - TheDivineOomba - LibraryThing

This was a Santathing book from a few years ago that I finally sat down to read. First - I like the story. Ed is guy who is just coasting through life - he's got a few friends, a job as a taxi cab ... Read full review

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User Review  - john.cooper - LibraryThing

A mystery, a thriller, and a page-turner. The prose is spare and the narrator's voice convincing. I was nearly always eager to know what happened next, even after it became clear that the author's ... Read full review

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User Review  - klburnside - LibraryThing

I agree with most of what Rachel said in her review. For the most part I really enjoyed the book and there were many touching moments, but I wasn't blown away by it like I was with The Book Thief. I don't really have much else to say. Read full review

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User Review  - kittyjay - LibraryThing

Generally when I hear a novel described as "uplifting", I'm immediately wary. That descriptor tends to show up in saccharine inspirational novels or Christian manifestos, neither of which is usually ... Read full review

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User Review  - MaureenCean - LibraryThing

You know all those quotes they print on the back of a book? "Engaging and hilarious!" "Poignant and laugh out loud funny!" and so on? I looked at them about half way through this book and I thought ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kassilem - LibraryThing

This was an awesome book. I didn't really know what I was getting myself into when I picked it up, only that I'd heard it was good. It was. I loved how Ed started out as an ordinary human being, just ... Read full review

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User Review  - Karyn_Ainsworth - LibraryThing

I came to this book because I loved "The Book Thief", so I didn't bother to read what it was about, instead preferring that I find out in due course as the author intends. This book is an entirely ... Read full review

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User Review  - yougotamber - LibraryThing

This book for me was between 3.5 and 4 stars. I wasn't loving the story as much as the other book by Zusak. It was written well but the characters didn't really do anything for me. I liked the plot ... Read full review

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User Review  - aliterarylion - LibraryThing

This book was not what I was expecting and I was pleasantly surprised. I already admired Zusak's work through The Book Thief, but I Am the Messenger has a different feel to it. There isn't much to say ... Read full review

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User Review  - joyhclark - LibraryThing

Good, but not as good as The Book Thief. Read full review


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