Series: Hourglass

Average Rating: 4


Review: Hourglass by Myra McEntire

Posted 26 November, 2012 by Gabbie in Review / 0 Comments
Review: Hourglass by Myra McEntire

Favorite Quote(s): “‘I have to go away for a day or two. I thought if we were both buckled in, I could have an actual conversation with you before I left. It’s important. So don’t touch me.’ He made a noise that resembled a growl. ‘I mean, again.’” “‘Aren’t you just a knight in shining armor? … Wherever do you keep your horse? And who scoops up the crap it leaves behind?’” Favorite Character: Emerson because she was a very strong female character, and I can definitely look up to her. First Line: “My small Southern hometown is beautiful in the haunting way an aging debutante is beautiful.” My Musings: Very interesting story! I haven’t read many books about kids with gifts–the only one that comes to mind is the Gifted series. This novel was very exceptional–although not astounding, it was interesting. The writing was great, the characters were great, and the romance was great. Everything was great! I liked that the novel was written in Emerson’s point of view. It gave a great prospective of the main character and allowed me to become one with Emerson. Seeing everything as she saw it made me feel a familiarity with her as well as the other characters in the book. The writing was moderately descriptive, with a fast paced plot that kept my nose in the book. It took me a bit to […]