Tigers in Red Weather
Publish date: July 17th 2012
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Edition language: English
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, Adult Fiction
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, Chick Lit
I damn near didn't read this book. I'd had it lying about for a while, put off, frankly, by the cover, which gives the impression it's a light-weight frothy piece of chick-lit -- and while I am not against such books, they haven't tempted me lately. However, after recently reading two or three me...
I`m not sure what I read. It`s more 2,5 stars, because it was ok and some parts I liked, but I couldn`t get a grip on the story. It`s like something is going on and nothing is happening at the same time. Not what I expected. The synopsis was SO promising, but the book didn`t live up to my expectatio...
This is a tricky one. None of the characters are particularly sympathetic, and there's no one to really root for--they are their own worst enemies. I certainly couldn't identify with any of them, and I hope not many people would!The device of having each chapter be from another character's perspecti...
I'm half way through this book and enjoying it. To me, it's similar in 'feel' to 'The Rules of Civility' by Amor Towles (which I loved). This book has had a lot of good reviews which attracted me to it.....and now I've finally finished it, I quite enjoyed it but the plot got a little too dramatic fo...