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The Second Time Around

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 3, 2005

    Disappointing :(

    Normally a great fan of MHC, this book truly disappointed me. It did not seem well thought out, and as someone else pointed out, the several changes of the name Millie/Milly really bugged me. The beginning was decent, the middle dragged and the ending was over in just a couple lousy pages. Better luck next time!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 5, 2004

    Very disappointing

    I usually love MHC, but this one was very disappointing. Editing was sloppy and the story line was mundane and predictable.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 28, 2003

    Losing her touch?

    I was so disappointed by this book! I love MHC's books, usually, but this one is sloppily written and she did not work hard to keep the suspence up, which is what she is noted for. For example: Milly is spelled Millie and it flips and flops during the whole book. When I can spot editting mistakes, someone didn't do his job well. MHC is one of my favorite authors, but her most recent offerings (Daddy's Little Girl and this book) have been way below par. Had this been any other author, I would probably not mind so much, but when I've seen what wonderful stuff she's capable of, this is a supreme let-down! Don't run out and read it!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 11, 2003

    Pathetic.....Utterly Pathetic

    this is the second book i've read by clark. First was Anastasia syndrome which i thought was good but this book had to suspense, predictable, and nothing exciting happened. I was very disappointed. Normally i finish a book in about 4-5hrs but it took me about 2 days cuz i dropped it, read about 3 other interesting books before i finished it. So sad, so sad

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 4, 2003

    Don't Bother

    The main character, Carley, is one dimensional & the plot is simplistic and boring. I'm sorry I wasted my money on this book. Not one of her best.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 6, 2003

    Not one of the best.

    I didn't want to keep turing the page as I have in Mary's other books, it did not hold my attention. Nothing special in fact I was disappointed, I am sending it to a friend however, I'm in no hurry to send it.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 21, 2003

    Disappointed

    I found this book to be very drawn out. It did not hold my interest. It was not what I expected from Ms. Clark, and it certainly was a far cry from her other great stories.

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