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Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
"Nothing more annoying than a story boiled down to a "right side" for the "good" characters and a "wrong side" for the "bad" characters - who switch sides depending on whether they're now good or bad within the storyline. Not subtle.

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"Throughout the book, I cringed at the simplistic way transracial adoption was depicted, not to mention the one dimensional characters, implausible (and heavy handed) plot lines. I wavered between a 3 star rating, which slid to a 2 star rating as I..." Read more of this review »
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What happened here? So, we're going along, living our lives, reasonable and realistic challenges occur. And then all of a sudden this book goes off the rails of reality. A 14 yr old daughter burns her house down and then runs off..." Read more of this review »
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