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The Center of Everything by Laura Moriarty
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Jun 17, 2011

really liked it
Read from May 09 to June 02, 2011

The PageTurners Book Club read The Center of Everything on Thursday, June 2 at 6 people. Five people attended. The consensus was that Evelyn was a sympathetic character, and that the story felt realistic. The average score for this book was 3.8 out of 5 Books; the lowest score was 3.5 and the highest was a 4.

Individual member ratings:

“The story didn’t compel me to keep reading the book. However, the people and situations were believable.”

“The story was realistic and I could imagine it happening to someone. I liked Evelyn the most; she intrigued me.”

“The protagonist was sympathetic. The book felt realistic; I’ve known girls in situations like Deena. I thought the ending was uplifting.”

“It was a quick, easy read. It reminds me of books I’ve read before. The central character was interesting.”

“This was a nice coming of age story about a Midwestern teen. I felt able to relate; positive ending left me feeling hopeful. There were a few inconsistencies though, and I thought the ending was too abrupt."


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