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by ltm
August 28th, 2010, 10:22 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: MOCKINGJAY - spoiler edition
Replies: 58
Views: 16440

Re: MOCKINGJAY - spoiler edition

that the characters were lost to me. I couldn't find Peeta anywhere. And I get it, I really do - he was *supposed* to be lost, erased, a different person - but it was still unsettling. that's my feeling in a nutshell. I also don't think she failed in any way with what she was trying to accomplish. ...
by ltm
August 28th, 2010, 11:48 am
Forum: Books
Topic: MOCKINGJAY - spoiler edition
Replies: 58
Views: 16440

Re: MOCKINGJAY - spoiler edition

lol @DTW--I had the same reaction of "at least she didn't kill Gale." Sheesh. SC did seem to be on the warpath this go-round. Appropriate, but still. I (like some) am still waiting for my disappointment to pass. Don't want ot be Owen Glieberman reviewing Moulin Rouge... But so far, I still don't car...
by ltm
August 27th, 2010, 4:25 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: MOCKINGJAY - spoiler edition
Replies: 58
Views: 16440

Re: MOCKINGJAY - spoiler edition

Hi, guys! Man--I'm so glad you all are here b/c so far I'm the only one I know who's finished, and I was SO disappointed. For all these reasons you all are giving. The inconsistency, the preachiness, the telling, the absolute lack of compassion or caring. Yes, why Finnick? Why Prim? The conclusion w...
by ltm
February 22nd, 2010, 11:23 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: TWILIGHT - thoughts?
Replies: 107
Views: 25378

Re: TWILIGHT - thoughts?

everything Ishta said, except add "Behold the power of marketing ." I had preschool-aged kids when I picked up Twilight , and it was ONLY because I saw it reviewed in Entertainment Weekly and my curiosity was piqued. (Plus I kinda dug the cover.) Yep. Kudos to her; SM did a great job--fun story, gre...