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Great - Sara Benincasa
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2.46 60
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9780062222695 (0062222694)
ASIN: 9780062222695
Publisher: Harper Teen
Pages no: 263
Edition language: English
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xxsquigglesxx rated it
3.0 Great
OVERALL IMPRESSION: I heard that this was a retelling of The Great Gatsby. It's been a really long time since I read The Great Gatsby (back in high school), but I saw the newest movie somewhat recently, so that's what I was remembering when I was coming the stories. I definitely see the parallels be...
Khanh the Killjoy
Khanh the Killjoy rated it
1.0 Not great
To be honest, Great...wasn't. If you loved The Great Gatsby, you're going to hate this book. If you hated The Great Gatsby, you're going to hate this book. If you have no idea what The Great Gatsby is, you're probably going to hate this book, too, because it's about a bunch of spoiled brat "summerin...
That's What She Read
That's What She Read rated it
0.0 Great
Retellings need to be careful that they incorporate something unique and different to set them apart from their original influences. Unfortunately, Great is missing that unique difference. In fact, there is really nothing original about the story at all. Any differences are generic, like the changin...
isamlq rated it
2.0 Great by Sara Benincasa
I finally read the inspiration for this book. And yeah, I stand by my original assessment. GREAT is… not so great. I do appreciate the way the things have been made more accessible and young and ‘now.’ Hell, there are CUPCAKES. What’s more ‘now’ than cupcakes? That aside, I thought it all too simple...
Ashleigh Paige
Ashleigh Paige rated it
1.0 Great
See more of my reviews on Birth of a New Witch!! My copy was an ARC I received from the publisher via Edelweiss.Zero stars. I just can't... Maaaaaybe this can be a September Girls deal in which one person sees criticism of sexism, personal prejudices, and how women are conditioned to treat one anoth...
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