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Overall, it had a lot of potential, but unfortunately, I had a hard time staying interested in the story and invested in the characters.
My partner also bailed about halfway through our readalong, if that counts for anything. There were also some awkward sentences, such as "Perry woke sweated to his clothes. Peregrine, Talon, Lumina which is a type of falconetc?
I came away from Under the Never Sky feeling rather aggressively indifferent to it. There were moments when the book was fairly entertaining and there were moments when I was extremely bored, so it worked out to be a pretty uneven reading experience.
My partner and I really spent most of the time during the two weeks of our readalong asking questions, however. How is he doing this? Overall, this book felt similar to me to Blood Red RoadDivergentand Legendin that they are all very much action-oriented stories.
But the difference is, those books had much stronger and more memorable characters, who took initiative and made things happen. Those novels were also, for all their admitted flaws, just plain fun. I snapped this Under the Never Sky moment at the beach in January.
I do like the title quite a bit, even if I still have no idea what it means. There is NO WAY that what Perry thinks smells like violets actually smells like violets, no matter how advanced our society becomes. Also, I wish my skin were as velvety as a mushroom. An advance copy was provided by the publisher for this review.A Comparison of Stress and Coping Styles in Men and Women - It is a fact that men and women differ in many ways.
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