Customer Reviews for

The Society of Timid Souls: or, How To Be Brave

Average Rating 3.5
( 2 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(1)

3 Star

(1)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing all of 2 Customer Reviews
Page 1 of 1
  • Anonymous

    Posted June 28, 2014

    What is Your Soul Being ~ QUESTION 3

    What is your personality set?—
    <p>
    If it is shy, curious, energetic, cautious, and independent, go to the next res
    <p>
    If it is springy, shy, fleet-footed, humorous, and humble, go to 'iad' res 1

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted January 28, 2014

    Be brave part two

    I wake up in a small bathroom with a searing pain in my left thigh. I pull down my pants to find a large star with an M in it. They branded me! They did it when I was out. A senstion of worry runs through me. If they did this to me what did they do to my other friends. I try to stand up but my thigh hurts too bad. It must be a third degree burn if nit worse. I feel my eyes fill with tears. The doorknob twists open and Alex and Dustin are shoved in. Dustin embraces his arms and I run well I try to run in. Dustin let's go of me and kisses me lightly before he sits me down. "What did they do to you?" He whispers taking my hand. In answer I show him the star. His eyes widen and he looks me in the eye. "They branded you?" He asked. I nod and sigh. "Tell me everything I don't care how much pain you'll think I'm in." He runs his fingers through his spiky dust colored hair he got his name for before he starts talking." Lela was lucky. They used too much voltage and her heart stopped. Darius was'nt. They cut his tounge out and asked him questions and since he could'nt talk they beat him every time. They cut off parts whipped him shocked him then he was eventually torn apart by sharks. Alex and I were lucky. You've been out for five days and for three they kept us naked in stocks. We still have splinters. Then they put us in cells. On me they used this medival whip and tied me up and lowered me onto a huge point. They stuck needles into me and Alex but for Alex they um "neutered" him. We don't know anything about Sabina except when they took me to be whipped I saw her naked and in handcuffs being pushed into a snow drift. She probably has horrible frostbite. That's all I know." "Oh my god. What kind os self righteous criminal's would do that?" Before he replies they slide in dinner. Just sandwiches. "Eat Mackenzie. Don't let them starve you. " Dustin says. I don't talk during dinner. Two friends lost in one day. Lela sweet frail little Lela who was always so beautiful and a mystery. And Darius beat to a pulp. I stop thinking about it and watch the boys scarf down their food. I notice that I still have my jeans and t shirt they have prison jumpsuits. They even gave Alex a buzz cut. I hope they don't cut my long blonde hair. Alex hasn't talked since he came in. "Alex they might not have tortured me yet but I know how you ferll." I must have saud something because he stands up. "Know how I feel? Oh you'll never know. Darius and Lela are dead because they were too frail. Sabina will be dead because she's too stubborn you're just fine you're not too frail not that stubborn and you're a great liar." He's yelling now. "Wake up Mackenzie! This," He says gesturing arround the room." Is never going to be over." Guards must have heard him yelling because they come in and handcuff Dustin and Alex. Alex just glares at me but before they drag out Dustin to probably be tortured again he whispers to me,"Be brave. I will if you will." I nod shakiky and a scream rises up my throat as the doir slams shut. Before I lie down on the cold tile for rest I decide uf Dustin dies in that torture chamber tonighg I have to respect his final wishes and remember his words. As I settle down on the tile and close my eyes i replay his words. 'Be brave I will uf you will."

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing all of 2 Customer Reviews
Page 1 of 1