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Marcelo in the Real World by Francisco X. Stork
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Apr 24, 2012

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Read from April 11 to 24, 2012

I thought the book was well written and the characters believable, but the storyline did not go to deep or hold my attention. Meaning I did not feel like I couldn't put the book down or any great deal of suspense. It was interesting enough, and moved forward but it seemed more like a light read and I felt much more could have been done with the concept.
Marcelo was interesting, but I didn't feel quite like I was inside the mind of an aspergers child. For that, I might recommend: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon.
It was a short, very easy read. I wouldn't expect anything super deep from it either, but I felt more of the characters syndrom issues.
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04/11/2012
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04/12/2012
40.0% ""They look at you like they are looking up at the stars.""
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