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I Am Number Four
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December 1, 2010
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December 31, 2010

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I don't know where to start with this. The opening sequence made me cringe from the wording and phrasing. The characters are generally stereotypes. The story has only traces of originality. The latter two can be overcome with solid characters and strong writing, but you won't find that here. There are times when a line or two spark and you think maybe, maybe this is the start of something, but nothing catches.

I would have rated this higher, maybe by a star, if I had read this from a book. But I
this book was nothing like i expected--er--actually i shouldn't say that i even had any expectations other than that it was going to be supernaturally rounded in some way. otherwise, i knew nothing of what to expect. im pleased to say that once again...i devoured a book in practically one sitting: this book. the author's prose was bitter-sweet in the sense that it was drenched with simplicity in regards to the language, but the voice was cleverly doused with emotion that complememented the book' ...more
Paola Garcia
the fight scene (book version) was as excruciatingly slow as in the movie.
Jan 22, 2014 Elizabeth rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommended to Elizabeth by: Jason Adams
I loved it!!!! Can't wait for the next book and movie. There were just a few things that bugged me. The romance seemed kinda unrealistic between John and Sarah. And at times, the plot seemed really drawn out. But overall I LOVED it!

update some 5 months later
I was sick when i wrote the review. I guess I was so delirious and tired that thought the book was good. the book was ok...i dont think i'd read it again. romance sucked and the plot was a little flat.
I think this book is really good. But I feel bad for him because he has to keep on moving and hiding. bad life
It was a very good book
Mar 07, 2011 Raghad marked it as to-read
Nhi mai
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Rachel Campbell
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