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Hope in a Jar

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Ready For a Walk Down Memory Lane?

Hope in a Jar was a fun book to read. The chapters alternated between present day and the old school days for Allie and Olivia. The chapters of school days were fun to read as a lot of my memories are similar to that of Allie. From the posters hanging on the wall to the...
Hope in a Jar was a fun book to read. The chapters alternated between present day and the old school days for Allie and Olivia. The chapters of school days were fun to read as a lot of my memories are similar to that of Allie. From the posters hanging on the wall to the trips to Woolsworths (are there any Woolsworths left these days?) it was a fun read. Allie and Olivia are both enjoyable characters and I could see myself being friends with them, both in school and in present day. If you are in a need of a walk down memory lane, this is the perfect book for you!

posted by charlottesweb93 on March 2, 2010

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3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Disappointed Reader

I liked the Shoe Addicts Anonymous books by her but this story was mundane and repetitive. I had just read Jennifer Weiner's Best Friends Forever, which has a similar plot but is much more engaging and a much better read. Let's hope Harbison delivers a better one next...
I liked the Shoe Addicts Anonymous books by her but this story was mundane and repetitive. I had just read Jennifer Weiner's Best Friends Forever, which has a similar plot but is much more engaging and a much better read. Let's hope Harbison delivers a better one next time around.

posted by ILgirl07 on February 24, 2010

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 11, 2012

    Dylan

    Waits for cats.

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 12, 2009

    Trite!

    Not worth the time or effort. A "cookie-cutter" story. Too many good Chic Lits out there to waste time with this one.

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  • Posted September 12, 2009

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    No good....

    couldn't finish the book since I lost interest I think before i hit page 50.
    skip the purchase of this book!

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    Posted June 29, 2011

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