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instantly like him s not exactly the clich new boyfriend but the like him s not exactly the clich new boyfriend but the most characters don t even see KeatsWell he was instantly a detractor and I was waiting for Pen to et rid of him LOL I hated how she was around him Constantly blaming herself for how he acted Making herself settle for his constant callous actions As soon as he said thisEh herself for how he acted Making herself settle for his constant callous actions As soon as he said thisEh writers not really my thing 173I wrote him off as the villain Nope that is a deal breaker For someone to write off a whole ender is just lousy and despicable Nope nope nope As far as the story oes there s a sweeping high that comes when you know Penelope is Knot Magic:A Handbook of Powerful Spells Using Witches' Ladders and other Magical Knots (Mystical Handbook) going to end up learning her lesson and I love how she realizes it I love the cute slow burn romances where you know than the characters and this one had it This book also caters to the younger teen audience but anyone will still enjoy it If you love books from Jenny Han Miranda Kenneally or Kasie West add this Meg Leder to your list because you reoing to want to El ingenioso caballero don uijote de la Mancha gobble her books in an instantRATING 45UOTESMaybe in real life there aren t happy endings Maybe that s the point 3I am terrible at talking to boys I am terrible at lifeWho needed friends I had New York City 56In that moment I knew he could see the secret parts inside me the token over my heart the fleeing lives of the stars in my sky 87I loved the feeling of being in like 156Just because someone isn t at their best doesn t mean you write them off forever 189You believe in things so wholly in absolute friendship and epic true love and your heart is so amazingly big 244Sometimes youet hurt And sometimes you re the one doing the hurting 255 Free association with THE MUSEUM OF HEARTBREAK What words and phrases come to mind when you think of this book WendyHaphazard Trying too hard uirky without enough substance The thing about humorous prose is it has to feel effortless and it has to have some order even if it doesn t appear to This book felt. Ly to Penelope Marx’s personal museum The one she creates after coming face to face with the devastating lonely making butt kicking phenomenon known as heartbreakHeartbreak comes in all forms There’s Keats the charmingly handsome new uy who couldn’t be perfect for her There’s possibly the worst person in the world Cherisse whose mission in life is to
Is A Lovely Cover Ita lovely cover It to me But the actual story Was there supposed to be a point to this because I couldn t find one I think it was supposed to charm me make me feel all nostalgic and shit It
Didn T It Wast It was hard work to et through The writing was all over the place there was no real character depth no rowth I don t think I ve ever read so much of a book 66% and not finished it But I can t o on I just CANNOT Wow this was so amazing Perfect pacing unforgettable voice this book made me FEEL high school all over again with all its uncertainties and anxieties I loved Penelope s journey and the wisdom she curated through her heartbreaks is really lovely Set against a vibrant New York City setting this book was everything I wanted out of a contemporary YA An Advance Reader Copy was provided by the publisher for review uotes pulled from the ARC may be incorrect and may be subject to changePenelope Marx is a romantic One who believes in a romance that will sweep you off your feet She believes in Rose and Jack from the Titanic movie and Elizabeth and Darcy from Pride and Prejudice novel Real life isn t like the movies or the books because happy endings don t happen When her distant best friend Audrey suddenly wants to spend less time apart she ends up meeting the most charming and handsome new boy who seems so perfect But there s also her other The Holistic Guide to Decluttering: Organize and Transform Your Space, Time, and Mind guy best friend named Eph who s than just moody latelyAs far as romantic contemporarieso this one was just cute It has all the makings of a novel that you will Forever Terry: A Legacy in Letters gobble up And it ll be a fast read too Having read so many novels this ends up being a very predictable read But I just didn t care From the moment I turned the page I knew there wasoing to some Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul Chicken Soup for the Soul great character developmentoing on Penelope is still young and she needs to Kummer im Westen: Roman: 2 get her heart broken to find out what love really is Then there s Eph. A charming tender and hilarious debut you will want toet lost in Gayle Forman bestselling author of If I Stay and I Was HereIn this ode to all the things we Golden Gates gain and lose andain again seventeen year old Penelope Marx curates her own mini museum to deal with all the heartbreaks of love friendship and rowing upWelcome to the Museum of HeartbreakWell actual.
Meg Leder ✓ 6 ReadAll over the place from the structure to the tenses to the things the characters were interested in I felt like we were bouncing back and forth in a pinball machine There s no real character development to speak of either everyone ets assigned some traits this is the Outland: Der geheime Planet guy who draws and reads comic books this is the meanirl who has no redeeming ualities this is the best friend who shares a few memories with the MC these are the eccentric parents and this is the cute uy whowhat does he do Oh yeah eventually you learn he likes Kerouac and that s kind of the extent of the thought and depth behind it Zero chemistry zero stakes I don t even know why we re supposed to like the narrator to be honest she
S Not Awful And I Made Myselfnot awful and I made myself patient with the silly decisions she makes but she s really not that interesting It pains me immensely to not love this book because it talks about dinosaurs so damned much and I LOVE dinosaurs And the author s bio says her heroes are Anne Shirley and Harriet the Spy Come on The bait and switch of that allure versus the story I actually read is so upsetting This book tries so very hard to be charming but it s too unfocused too delighted by its own cleverness and tangential side stories and too lacking in characters and relationships that feel complex or moving There are a few cute moments and Ephraim is the best part about the book he of wonderful dinosaur drawings and presents and humor but even he s not much than the reat BFF and an object of affection Come to think of it that s probably the biggest issue here that the characters in this book are treated like
objects like something you d arrange in the diorama pictured on the book jacket rather than people with deeplike something you d arrange in the diorama pictured on the book jacket rather than people with deep and thoughts and dreams But even the randest of dollhouses feels empty if you don t fill them with an interesting story An advance copy was provided by the publisher for this review This ets an extra star because of the dinosaurs alone. Ake Penelope miserable There’s Penelope’s increasingly distant best friend Audrey And then there’s Penelope’s other best friend the eual parts infuriating and yet somehow amazing Eph who has been all kinds of confusing latelyBut sometimes the biggest heartbreak of all is learning to let Dapur Keris go of that wondrous time before you ever knew things could be broke.