Author: C.J. Skuse

Average Rating: 1.5

Review (The one with GIFs): Rockoholic by C.J. Sku..

Posted 12 July, 2014 by Gabbie in Review / 0 Comments
Review (The one with GIFs): Rockoholic by C.J. Skuse

I honestly picked this one up because it promised rock-stars and romance. I had assumed that it meant a rock-star romance. My mistake. I really did not enjoy this book. In fact, the only reason that I was able to finish it was because of sheer force of will and the fact that it could make me laugh due to the pure stupidity of the characters. This novel felt like a soap opera to me; a train wreck. The plot itself was unrealistic. She kidnaps a rock star because he’s high on drugs and thinks that her candy bar is a knife? Okay…not too bad. But the fact that a sixteen year old was able to hide him for weeks without anyone really becoming suspicious and finding him? We’re not talking trained operatives that make people new identities in witness protection. We’re talking an extremely stupid girl. In addition to that, the plot was absolutely dull. I had no interest, really, in what happened to the characters. There wasn’t really any conflict even though we were lead to believe there would be some with the manager at multiple points during the novel. But alas, no.  “‘Mediocre. That’s what he said. He knew from that night on he didn’t want to be mediocre anymore. I just…wanted that to happen to me. I wanted to have that kind of night at the […]