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The Girl Who Cried Wolf

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

This book is a really good read

My first time reading this author. I have to say I'm impressed. The characters are really thought out. The ending a little predictable but boy was this good. Everyone got what they deserved.

posted by Anonymous on March 22, 2013

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Most Helpful Critical Review

1 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Sonds good but is it good enough?

I am an eight year old girl can somebody tell me if this would scare me it sounds like a good book but it could scare me or say inapropriat things so somebody please tell me if it is the right bookfor an eight year old girl who go's to a small christan school.I will as...
I am an eight year old girl can somebody tell me if this would scare me it sounds like a good book but it could scare me or say inapropriat things so somebody please tell me if it is the right bookfor an eight year old girl who go's to a small christan school.I will ask my mother if this would be good for me. If adults have only read this or if only teenagers have only read this book than somebody just tell me for pete sake oh and all you readers out there I recomend the thirteenth unicorn if you havent read it its the second best book iv read on my nook soo far. And i also recomend another book written by the same auther called the black dragon i havent gotten done reading yet but so far its good. And remember im telling my mom and see if she thinks this is a good book for me so if your pulling my leg about this ill find out. God loves you forever. Done.

posted by 17135337 on May 2, 2013

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 22, 2013

    This book is a really good read

    My first time reading this author. I have to say I'm impressed. The characters are really thought out. The ending a little predictable but boy was this good. Everyone got what they deserved.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 6, 2013

    Fast paced and hard to put down.

    Good character development and fast paced and believable plot. Well done.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 13, 2013

    Funny--but with environmental message

    I knew I'd enjoy this book just by the description, and I did. Just as T.C. Boyle writes about quirky characters in California, and Carl Hiassen and Dave Barry do in Florida, so does Ferrigno in The Girl Who Cried Wolf. Although there are some deaths along the way, the story still is a comedy with some tragic overtones. This book did not disappoint, especially with its message about trashing the environment.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 29, 2013

    THE GIRL WHO CRIED WOLF by Robert Ferrigno is an outrageous, sar

    THE GIRL WHO CRIED WOLF by Robert Ferrigno is an outrageous, sardonic
    romp through the rainforests with idiots on both sides of the story’s
    moral watershed. It takes time to read 326 pages, so what one thinks
    about the characters changes, the bad- and good- guys mutate into
    something else.

    Robert Ferrigno is a highly talented storyteller. He takes us derisively
    through preposterous ecological positions, then we burst out laughing,
    then we stumble upon something distressingly sad. Though he’s made the
    eco-terrorists a laughing stock, he manages to pull off some real
    appreciation for just how badly humans have endangered the earth. Lots
    of philosophical vignettes are jammed in there alongside tongue-in-cheek
    wacky characters who remain passionately self-centred.

    THE GIRL WHO CRIED WOLF is a book one would like to keep thinking about.
    Unlike a physical book where one has the picture on the cover to contain
    one’s interaction with the story, an ebook provides only a glimpse at
    some artwork at the beginning; there’s nothing to focus one’s thoughts
    around, no image to ponder what it means about the parts unread, nothing
    to trigger memory later. For visual persons, this is a big drawback of
    ebooks; one hopes future ebook designers will develop ways to display
    the cover image each time the book is re-opened. This is a book which
    would benefit from such an anchor.

    It’s sheer luck that I encountered Robert Ferrigno’s writing, but having
    done so, I’ll be back, again and again.

    THE GIRL WHO CRIED WOLF is a wonderful, riveting story.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 14, 2013

    Very good read!

    Good characters, fast pace, and an entertaining plot.

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