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Most Helpful Favorable Review

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Another Good One! Highly Recommended

This is the third short I have read from J.D.Hughes and I have not been disappointed in any of them. This one is particularly harrowing if a little controversial. To be fair, it doesn't take sides in a difficult subject and presents the dilemma faced by Gemma in a reali...
This is the third short I have read from J.D.Hughes and I have not been disappointed in any of them. This one is particularly harrowing if a little controversial. To be fair, it doesn't take sides in a difficult subject and presents the dilemma faced by Gemma in a realistic and well written way. I want toread a novel by this author, but there isn't one. Five*

posted by RonWBausch on February 2, 2012

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Most Helpful Critical Review

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

Disapointed wasted of time

If you are pro life (not that there is anything wrong with that), then you will enjoy it. I just think there could have been more of a story.

posted by 10734806 on June 8, 2012

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 22, 2012

    Well written but tht it

    32 pages. Basic plot guy cheats..girl aborts her planned pregnancy as revenge then is driven to crazyness due to guilt. Reads more like pre story then short. I guess main issue is you make main female charcter a monster..but kinda gloss over the male part. U made every action she did so hateable but still got a sense u wanted her to be liked.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 19, 2012

    creepy

    talk about a descent into madness!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 6, 2013

    Controversal

    The woman's mind is fractured into a type of guilt ridden madness after aborting a baby as revenge against her boyfriend. It is a little out there, but written and told in a style to deliver the story and not to preach or horrify.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 28, 2012

    Interesting

    Stirs thought & emotion

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  • Posted July 17, 2012

    It was an okay short story. Quick easy read, was well written,

    It was an okay short story.

    Quick easy read, was well written, the subject didn't appeal to me.

    Spoiler: This is a story about abortion, its sad but some women do have abortions to get back at the boyfriends & then have to face their emotions. I do feel this book is anti-abortion, but I do feel that it touches on emotions that women can bury instead of facing. I found the book to be a well written thoughtful story.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 17, 2012

    Just plain weird!

    Strange story about abortion.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 3, 2012

    Ok

    Anti-abortion short.

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    Posted May 7, 2012

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    Posted May 18, 2013

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