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Second Chance

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

Love this Book!

This was actually my first experience reading a Jane Green novel. I must admit that when it was chosen for this month's book club... I was a bit skeptical. However, once I began reading this book, I fell instantly in love with her writing style and character developme...
This was actually my first experience reading a Jane Green novel. I must admit that when it was chosen for this month's book club... I was a bit skeptical. However, once I began reading this book, I fell instantly in love with her writing style and character development. Definitely a 'must-read'

posted by Anonymous on September 12, 2007

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Most Helpful Critical Review

2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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I got the CD to listen to since I'm traveling and it's just on and on and on until I was about to scream 'GET ON WITH THE STORY!' I can't even imagine sitting and reading all that ... all the descriptions, all the things that just aren't that important to make the stor...
I got the CD to listen to since I'm traveling and it's just on and on and on until I was about to scream 'GET ON WITH THE STORY!' I can't even imagine sitting and reading all that ... all the descriptions, all the things that just aren't that important to make the story good. The thing is, the idea is good .. we all saw that in the big chill, and it would have been a good book if it had taken a different turn. I started out with a good attitude about it. After a while, I was ready to throw the CD's out the window. Next time I'll choose more carefully when I'm trying to be entertained while driving across country ... something like that is just dangerous. A person could fall asleep listening to such drivel!!

posted by Anonymous on July 5, 2008

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 26, 2007

    Boring as all heck!!

    Can't even finish the book!! Totally disappoined in the author's last few books. Loved her older ones. Oh well!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 29, 2011

    I just could not get into this book...

    ...honestly, I only read the first half and figure that I'd wasted enough time on it. I could not get into the story and kept waiting for something to happen, anything, secretive, thrilling, romantic...I got nothing. There were so many characters, none of them outstanding or memorable, that I could not tell the difference between who was who and wish I'd written them down so I could tell them apart.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 1, 2008

    Ugh - don't bother

    I had to force myself to get through this book. Every time I finished a chapter I would say (outloud mind you) THIS IS THE WORST BOOK EVER. I thought nothing would be as bad as Jennifer Weiner's Good In Bed but I think this book surpassed it on the all time worst list

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 16, 2007

    Not what i expected

    Jane Green has been on my favorite summer read authors, however this book was a BIG disappointment. It was rather boring and drawn out at times. I found myself skimming parts to see if it would get better and it never really did.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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