Kevin My Military Man
I enjoyed this book because of the well developed characters and the interesting story. I cared what happened to the main characters as though they were...more
I must be honest, I didn't finish. What I did read was very tell not show and was just a little too much detail for me. (I really am not into the details, move...more
I really enjoyed the author's writing style. I found it very easy to read. The story was very inspiring and well thought out. It would be exciting to see it turned into a movie at some point!
On the surfac...more
The story follows a group of young people over a span of 20 years or so. We are introduced to the main character, Gina...more
I enjoyed the writing style of the book the most. I was often criticized by teachers for writing papers that included too many details and that is exactly what I found in this book. Everything was so vivid because the author wrote every detail possible a...more
Kevin My Military Man is a modern day love story or perhaps more accurately a modern-day fairy day. The story of Gina and Kevin is poignant and I read this book in about 4 days. Interlaced are a lot of details about chess history and moves, yoga, medicine, astronomy, biology, etc. Maybe too...more
Kevin My Military Man was different. I won the opportunity to read this book from First Reads and was super excited when it arrived. I knew by reading the pages prior to the story starting that this book was going to be something...more
I received this book when I entered my first GoodReads giveaway contest. I was asked if I would mind reviewing an unfinished copy with notes from the author and future edits handwritten in it. I didn't mind at all. The book was written in great detail with much attention to character development. I felt as though I really got to know each character and could understand the motives behind their actions much better than a typical book. I loved that the characters were very socially conscious and...more
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I, having been married to an officer in the Air Force, was very interested in getting this book and reading it. I figured I would love it. Unfortunately, I was not able to get into. It seems to be well written as far as the writing and others seem to have loved it but it just was not for me.
Thank you for the opportunity to try and get into it.