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Splintered by A.G. Howard
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Apr 21, 2015

it was ok
bookshelves: tbr-2012, kindle, own, retelling, 2-stars, amazon, blog, content-medium, ebook-challenge-2015
Read from March 06 to 29, 2015

Short and Sweet Review

Splintered starts out as an awesome retelling of Alice in Wonderland with a gothic twist. Alyssa, the main character, goes on a journey fixing what Alice broke in Wonderland, which I thought was a clever idea. The middle suffered from way too much info-dumping. The end never quite recovered from that loss of momentum from the slow middle.  The story turned into a shaky quest to get this thing so she could get that thing then the other thing and I easily got lost which made me stop caring about the story.  I sadly didn't like it as much as I thought I would.
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03/06/2015 marked as: currently-reading
03/08/2015
24.0% "This is kind of creepy and dark but I love it." 2 comments
03/11/2015
38.0% "He's going on a dangerous adventure w/me and he almost kissed me. Clearly he likes someone else O.o"
03/17/2015 page 170
45.0% "Ugh when is the info dumping going to be over?"
03/29/2015 marked as: read
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