Saturday, July 08, 2017

Weekly Book Wrap Up

Ship of Magic (Liveship Traders, #1)Ship of Magic by Robin Hobb
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Great world building, the lands and areas, descriptions of places, descriptions of the ships is well done. Some characters were better written than others tho. Hobb seem to be better at creating worlds and some of the characters just seem to be either really big stereotypes or not thought well out when being written. I was more interested in the magic behind the liveships and the Rain Wilds and why the area does what it does than what a spoiled little kid was doing trying to piss of her parents . I did like this book but way too many plot lines to read and some were so slow and boring. Stick with the pirates and the liveships.

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Jennifer's bookshelf: currently-reading

The Lie Tree
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In Cold Blood
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War and Peace
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Really need to finish War and Peace before the summer ends lol


2017 Reading Challenge

2017 Reading Challenge
Jennifer has read 21 books toward her goal of 40 books.
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4 comments:

Lisa Isabella Russo said...

Your reviews are great, I feel I get a feeling of the book from your descriptions.

2paw said...

I like her Fitz and the Fool books better, I didn't keep reading the Liveship series.

Chris Lally said...

Jennifer, I still don't know where you find the time, but I'm glad you do!! Really enjoy your reviews.
Congratulations on being being over the hump in meeting your reading goal!

Jennifer Rose Phillip said...

thanks Lisa :)

Cindy, I did like the Fitz books, so might end up going back to them if this series doesn't get any better

Chris, I dont sleep lol (and read a lo on my phone so dont have to lug around big books and read anywhere which helps