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The Protectors: Book 1 in the Protectors Saga

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

7 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

Wonderful!

The plot brings you in and time flies by. Had to go get the 2nd and 3rd book. Must read.

posted by 126654 on November 24, 2011

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Most Helpful Critical Review

2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Could have been better

There's little more disappointing than getting sucked into a good story that suffers from poor story-telling. This author could benefit from basic English grammar skills (someone is "used to" not "use to," proper use of homonyms & commas, and so on), as well as particip...
There's little more disappointing than getting sucked into a good story that suffers from poor story-telling. This author could benefit from basic English grammar skills (someone is "used to" not "use to," proper use of homonyms & commas, and so on), as well as participation in creative writing groups where other aspiring writers can give helpful feedback. I would love to see more prosaic wording used, rather than cliched phrases. That works in conversation & is great for characters but the narrator should speak in a more thought-provoking & original voice. If the main characters are 16 years old, the narrator should not sound like a 16 year old (unless using 1st person POV).

Personally, although most descriptions were clear and easy to visualize, sometimes it felt like too much (the visuals associated with the opening fight scene were a bit gruesome for me, though it was well done). I would have preferred more story & less description of minor characters hair color, clothes, and such, and interior decorating which did little to progress the story.

I hesitate to recommend this book because if, like me, you are distracted by poor grammar & spelling, it will interfere with your enjoyment of the story. I think the author has potential but I don't think this is a particularly strong indication of that. I don't want to read the sequel because I suspect more of the same. Perhaps I can find something written later, after this author has gained some writing experience & has improved.

posted by 16811603 on May 31, 2013

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 13, 2013

    Good read

    I am really liking this series, I'd say it's good for anyone from teens to seniors! My only problem with it is this-- the books just suddenly and abruptly end! They are NOT seperate books unto themselves... they end nearly mid-sentence! So you really have no choice but to buy the next book. That said, I surely would have bought the next book anyway LOL!

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 14, 2012

    Agree great read.

    I have to agree this a great read. Had to get the other books in the series. Worth it.......

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 26, 2011

    LIKE IT

    Where is the free 2nd one? Good story

    1 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 24, 2013

    Protectors

    You better read this book or else;very good book :)

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted August 9, 2012

    When I first picked up the book, I almost put it right back down

    When I first picked up the book, I almost put it right back down again. It had so many minor problems with it. But that's just what they were 'minor' problems.
    I loved this book, and am going on to the second one soon, trust me when I say that you will not regret picking up this book. It might start off a little slow, but it was amazing. I just couldn't believe I could find such a great book for free!

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 12, 2012

    Great book b

    The book is sorr of weird at rhe stat and it is diffrent than you would think.

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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