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bellasonya rated a title Jan 19 2020
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catherinejoy
Jan 19 2020
"Could only read halfway through then gave up. I agree with a previous comment about the constant substance abuse being tedious. Just got tired of reading about the main character getting drunk and vomiting. The dysfunctional characters were thorou..." Permalink
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mclarjh
Jan 19 2020
"I would have never borrowed this book if I knew in advance it was the first in a trilogy, and I'll certainly not read the following two parts. This could have been a teenage superhero or fantasy comic book. But it is too dismal, cynical, and foul ..." Permalink
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alibraryguy
Jan 19 2020
"This was just plain terrible. A rather depressing look at an indigenous teen, Jared, living a hell-hole existence in Kitimat, BC. An unrelenting account of family dysfunction, drug abuse, alcoholism and poverty. And to top it all off, a hodge-podg..." Permalink
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bellasonya made a comment Jan 19 2020
"I read Monkey Beach years ago and I quite enjoyed it but I really didn’t enjoy this book for a variety of reasons. I’m surprised that it has such good reviews as I honestly thought it was terrible and I forced myself to finish it. First, it’s a bo..." Permalink
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