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27 Hours by Tristina Wright
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It's complicated.

I... was so excited for this book! Seriously, so excited!

However, it was wayyyy different than I actually expected. WAY DIFFERENT.

I kind of expected something like Legend, where it seems like of like a dystopian futuristic world with tons of action.

This... did not have action (until the last... 10%).

Sadly, this was not what I expected. I expected so much action and a stunning science fiction dystopian. However, 27 Hours wasn't any of those things.

I probably would have enjoyed this more if I expected something different?

(But I still love the cover.)

The romance was kind of confusing and it didn't seem that realistic. They hardly had any problems during their relationship. However, I enjoyed that there were friendships in this book! I LOVE FRIENDSHIPS YES.

But, uh... I had no idea what was happening 70% of the time? I read really quickly, but this writing style didn't work that well for me, sadly.

There were lots of one-liners, though! I enjoyed most of them~

LGBT+ DIVERSITY. YES.

This seems so much like a science fiction- but it didn't really feel like one. It seemed more like a modern type book- I honestly can't think of any futuristic differences between this world and our world. (Except for the setting.)

I LOVED SOME OF THE SNARK THOUGH. Trick (why isn't he even included in the blurb??) is so funny and I LOVED HIM. Ahhhhhhhhhhhh.

But I really did enjoy reading about how these characters realized that a lot of what they had been taught was WRONG and PROPAGANDA. And that everything is not what it seems like it is.

I wish this book went more into the magical system, tbh! NYX AND JUDE'S POWERS ARE SO COOL OKAY. SO COOL.
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Reading Progress

September 13, 2017 – Started Reading
September 13, 2017 – Shelved
September 13, 2017 –
page 80
19.8% "still freaking out over the fact that I GOT AN ARC AGHAGHAHGHAGHAGHAGhh


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also that feeling when you're looking for where you left off reading and you're like "ooh this is new" and then you realize that you actually DID read it... -.-"
October 9, 2017 –
page 264
65.35% "characters: *does something* omg yes the war is finally over!!!

me: *checks page number*

me: [is halfway through the book]

me: lololol"
October 9, 2017 –
page 404
100.0% "yES I FINALLY FINISHED oh gosh this took me so long to finish"
October 9, 2017 – Finished Reading

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message 1: by may ➹ (new) - added it

may ➹ shall i send you screenshots of your excited texts so you feel horrible and salty


julianna ➹ may wrote: "shall i send you screenshots of your excited texts so you feel horrible and salty"

wow so kind so nice i shall cherish our friendship


message 3: by may ➹ (new) - added it

may ➹ i will always be here for you :)


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