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The Good Guy by Dean Koontz – Book Review

This officially was my first Dean Koontz read! I know tons of people have discovered his incredible talent before me and I know I’m slow on the update 🙁  . But I’m just glad I know of him. This book was very suspenseful and almost had enough close calls to make it a thriller. I know I say this every book review but I LOVED the characters in it. The way they were written made them so compelling and real it was like I was seeing a movie. The way that Koontz subtlety puts in the character of each person makes a person really connect to what they’re reading and get on with the story.

The Good Guy is based on the suspenseful tale of two people; Tim Carrier and  Linda Paquette. The story is told from Tim’s point of view and the book begins with him...

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Review for Room – Novel by Emma Donoghue

I have to tell you guys, when I first started this book I immediately put it down. It was the first time I’ve read an book from the viewpoint of an child and I was thinking it was going to be horrible. After mentioning the title to my sister in passing though she said she thought it was great and to give it a try. Let me tell you she was right! Everything from the subject of the story to the charming character of Jack I loved and can’t wait to read again. This book is often considered to be very original because of it’s unique POV and also since it has a subject matter mostly undocumented. Keep reading to find out more about the story and hopefully you’ll like as much as I do!!

Room  is based on the lives of two people; Jack and his mother...

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