Overall rating and opinion of "drift" by Charlie Sheldon

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Re: Overall rating and opinion of "drift" by Charlie Sheldon

Post by Nivi Gideon » 08 Jun 2019, 02:17

It's nice that the narration involved both the sea and land as well. I was unaware that this was part of a series and I'm looking forward to reading the other book.

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Post by Saffron » 08 Jun 2019, 09:29

This book was better than I expected it to be, and I felt like it lived up to my expectations. It was a good story, and it isn't a story I would normally read, but I enjoyed it. I will note that the characters all sounded the same, and this made the story semi-flat. There were multiple POV's which also made it hard to keep track of who is who, and the characters mostly sounded the same With this being said, it was still a wonderful read with few errors and a gripping plot. If you're into sailor stories and Indian tribes, this one is for you and I recommend it.

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Post by a-b-c- » 12 Jun 2019, 13:29

I like the book it was something that could happen to people that sail the sea. I also liked the stories of the others in the book. yes, I think other readers will enjoy this book.

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Post by Wambui-nj » 13 Jun 2019, 10:58

I loved the book and would rate it 4 out of 4. As much as i know very little about the sea world, it was an enjoyable read and thrilling.

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Post by jadriscoll » 13 Jun 2019, 19:11

Adrift is 3 out of 4 stars book. I liked characters to describe this sea adventure and how the story balanced each side of the battle between keeping nature pure verses the ability of a company to bring jobs to the community. I disliked the detailed operations of maneuvering that it took to hook Seattle Express to tow it back to land. This book would appeal to people that enjoy sea fare adventures and to naturalists that want to protect the natural environment.

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Post by skindrukas » 16 Jun 2019, 10:30

I like adventure stories, they appeal to me as a traveler. I've never traveled much on the sea though but I love the topic as well.
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Post by Leyla » 18 Jun 2019, 17:29

I thoroughly enjoyed this book from beginning to end! The suspense, excitement, culture, drama. There was no room for boredom. Powerful women! This plot was properly thought out. I definitely was happy reading this book.

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Post by cornelia_SD » 22 Jun 2019, 11:57

This is one of those books that is very engaging. If only I have the time to read it on one sitting, I would've done it. I like the story, suspenseful and makes you symphatize with the characters.
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Post by Artizi » 23 Jun 2019, 08:26

I found this book engaging and thrilling. I had a hard time putting it down, and was intrigued by the plot and the characters. It's definitely a suspenseful book, and I love how the author managed to make me empathize with his characters.
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Post by Midnight3 » 24 Jun 2019, 07:58

I loved reading the book it was interesting I was on edge of my seat.I loved the flow how it was written.Exciting story always something happening in story loved it rate it 4/4

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Post by vivalatianne » 24 Jun 2019, 11:41

The genre was so obvious from the get-go yet the pace was slow but once it gets good, I couldn't stop reading.

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Post by N_R » 25 Jun 2019, 13:58

This sounds like a great read for people who enjoy the sea. There is a bit of drama and so this helps to develop the storyline and keep readers interested. I will put this on my 'to read' list.

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Post by Annastacia Douglas » 26 Jun 2019, 12:03

first of all i love the way he give a brief understanding of what the book is a about , and a good Arthur always gives the reader a picture of what he is talking making them see everything in their minds whiles reading and i would say this book has those qualities and i would love to read more of his stories in future :o :D

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Post by Charlie19 » 27 Jun 2019, 21:23

I loved how strong the characters are especially the women in the story.. I liked how brave they are that they are able to face the wildness of the sea..I loved it so I rate it 4 stars.

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