Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Star Watchers” as Want to Read:
Star Watchers
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
read excerpt

Star Watchers

3.93 of 5 stars 3.93  ·  rating details  ·  15 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Star Watchers is a collection of over 50 diverse poems, where a handful of selected poems merge to tell a greater story, of love, darkness and the hard-earned journey of life.

The challenge is figuring out which poems piece together the larger story called, Star Watchers. Readers will be able to recognize that certain poems connect through repetition of names and phrases. I...more
Paperback, 124 pages
Published May 12th 2012 by Bookfarm (first published October 7th 2011)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Star Watchers, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Star Watchers

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 832)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Ryan
First off, I received this book as a First Reads Giveaway.

Critiquing and reviewing a book of poetry is harder than doing the same for a standard work of fiction. There's a lot more artistic style when it comes to poetry and I think people's tastes are more varied. In a standard work of fiction it's more about plot and characters to connect with and not so much the writer's style and word choice, though that does play a significant part.

That's why I was intrigued when I read the description for S...more
Gerd
Dec 22, 2012 Gerd rated it 2 of 5 stars
Shelves: ebook
Didn't quite finish it yet, but I can't see it getting any better.

I like the idea, a selection of poems that unite to tell a story - but frankly I was hoping for more unity here.
We've got some "Story" poems, which frankly can't hold a candle to the classics, mixed in with what feels at times like random writing.
I did like some of it good enough, there certainly is some entertainment value to it, but I don't find it very inspiring, or romantic, or - well, even just plain beautiful written.

Maybe...more
Amelia
Aug 09, 2012 Amelia marked it as to-read
This book looks great... but is the giveaway autographed? That's what it said on the author's page.
Patty
love the cover and it sounds good to...
Choko
Choko marked it as to-read
Jul 15, 2014
Sara
Sara marked it as to-read
Jul 04, 2014
Kitty
Kitty marked it as to-read
Jun 23, 2014
Chris
Chris marked it as to-read
Mar 17, 2014
Tara
Tara marked it as to-read
Jan 26, 2014
Michelle
Michelle marked it as to-read
Jan 22, 2014
onwardandbookward
onwardandbookward marked it as to-read
Nov 11, 2013
Shirley Fernandez
Shirley Fernandez marked it as to-read
Oct 19, 2013
Ania
Ania marked it as to-read
Sep 13, 2013
Alina Brown
Alina Brown marked it as to-read
Aug 30, 2013
Sierra
Sierra marked it as to-read
Aug 21, 2013
Tracy
Tracy marked it as to-read
Aug 01, 2013
Fanny Núñez
Fanny Núñez marked it as to-read
May 31, 2013
Jami
Jami marked it as to-read
May 11, 2013
Jessica
Jessica marked it as to-read
Feb 28, 2013
Marissa Wegner
Marissa Wegner marked it as to-read
Feb 16, 2013
Debby
Debby marked it as to-read
Feb 07, 2013
Lisa
Lisa marked it as to-read
Feb 07, 2013
Suzanne
Suzanne marked it as to-read
Jan 30, 2013
Mike
Mike marked it as to-read
Jan 30, 2013
Jessica
Jessica marked it as to-read
Jan 30, 2013
Mitchell Tarashansky
Mitchell Tarashansky marked it as to-read
Jan 30, 2013
Heather Wallen
Heather Wallen marked it as to-read
Jan 30, 2013
Joshua Goudreau
Joshua Goudreau marked it as to-read
Jan 30, 2013
Steven Mccuan
Steven Mccuan marked it as to-read
Jan 30, 2013
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 27 28 next »
  • The Carny
  • Auraria
  • Kings, Queens, Heroes, & Fools (The Wardstone Trilogy, #2)
  • Freya 800 AD
  • Slipstream (A Crisis of Two Worlds, #1)
  • Proof of the Illuminati
  • The Kindling
  • The Soul Consortium
  • Blood Life
  • Poltergeeks (Poltergeeks, #1)
  • The Blue Kind
  • Witch Book
  • Burning Emerald (The Cambion Chronicles, #2)
  • Hidden Things
  • Thomas Jefferson: Lessons from a Secret Buddha
  • The Restless Dead: Ten Original Stories of the Supernatural
  • Butterfly Potion
  • Fathoms of Forgiveness (Sacred Breath, #2)

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »

“Time is a watchful adversary, who waits enduringly for that merciless hour, hurrying to work the hands of separation.” 7 likes
More quotes…