Life is Like a Parade

Life is Like a Parade After Twenty Seven Months In The Peace Corps, The Droll Hero Of This Amusing Tale Returns Home With One Simple Thing On His Mind He S Determined To Kiss A Girl And Not Just Any Girl Or Any Kiss, But An Amazing, Once In A Lifetime First Kiss With Mandi, His Beautiful Next Door Neighbor The Fun Mix Of Tension, Humor, And Life Lessons In This Heartfelt Romance Will Appeal To Readers Of All Ages.Authorbio The Father Of Five, L Henry Smith S Greatest Joy In Life Is His Family A Lovely Wife, Four Enchanting Daughters, A Charming Son, And Five Beautiful Grandchildren Are His Constant Source Of Delight A True Romantic At Heart, The Author S Stories Inspire Hope That Genuine Happiness Can Be Found While Traveling Life S Uncertain And Sometimes Painful Paths, Even If The Happiness We Find Isn T Exactly What We Were Looking For When We Started The Journey.Keywords Comedy, Romance, Clean, Funny, Love, Humor, Uplifting, Happy This is the first book I signed up to review on NetGalley I knew of NetGalley from one of the book blogs I can t remember which particular blog Thank you, whoever you are I got introduced to a new source of free books to review So, if you are not yet a member of NetGalley, sign up now You can choose from a lot of books to review NetGalley allows each book to be reviewed within three months and then it will be archived Make sure that you take note of the dates when you get the books.Life This is the first book I signed up to review on NetGalley I knew of NetGalley from one of the book blogs I can t remember which particular blog Thank you, whoever you are I got introduced to a new source of free books to review So, if you are not yet a member of NetGalley, sign up now You can choose from a lot of books to review NetGalley allows each book to be reviewed within three months and then it will be archived Make sure that you take note of the dates when you get the books.Life is Like a Parade is a story of Tommy Taylor and Jaime Jones This book is a sweet
2.5 I received a copy of this book from Netgalley.Life is like a parade by L Henry Smith was a very deep book about love and self discovery Very deep for a young adult contemporary I had a hard time with lots of things, it was so slow and repetitive at some points I really wanted to enjoy
I really wanted to like this book because it s not very often these kinds of book are told from the male perspective However, I just couldn t bring myself to enjoy any part of it This is a meant to be quick read but it took me weeks to finish it because it was dull, dull, dull It begins with our protagonist Tommy just back home from the peace corps and he almost immediately lets us know how in love he is with his neighbour Mandi and that he wants to grow old with her, so much so that he doub I really wanted to like this book because it s not very often these kinds of book are told from the male perspective However, I just couldn t bring myself to enjoy any part of it This is a meant to be quick read but it took me weeks to finish it because it was dull, dull, dull It begins with our protagonist Tommy just back home from the peace corps and he almost immediately lets us know how in love he is with his neighbour Mandi and that he wants to grow old with her, so much so that he doubts whether he should become a teacher incase she doesn t like it, because you should absolutely change your whole life plan for a girl right He decides he s going to let her know his feelings Then the next day we meet Jamie and Tommy is oh so in love with her, has never gotten over her and wants to be togethe
I received a copy from Netgalley, in exchange for an honest review Actual Rating 3.5 This was a nice love story I thought the story was interesting Also, it is interesting to read this from the male perspective as it gave meof
Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC Ugh That sums this one up Ugh Everything that was supposed to be cute but annoying an unrealistic Even the whole waiting for a kiss after the second date Give me a break I d love to see a town with that tradition Then you have 20 year olds in such deep love they get married right away And that was not just one couple The conversations that were supposed to be funny and witty Immature and lame I found it admirable the main male character went to the Pea Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC Ugh That sums this one up Ugh Everything that was supposed to be cute but annoying an unrealistic Even the whole waiting for a kiss after the second date Give me a break I d love to see a town with that tradition Then you have 20 year olds in such deep love they get married right away And that was not just one couple The conversations that were supposed to be funny and witty Immature and lame I found it admirable the main male character went to the Peace Corps After that, I didn t care about him at all Ever At any point in the story He was fickle and not the kindest boy in the world, but wispy washy and not matured by his experience He flirting Desperate The female love interest I don t think I ever liked her Her one liners were dumb I couldn t even picture her bc everything about her was unrealistic A parent that called people silly goose Please Everything about this screamed, Abstinence Marry young Build your life around the insta love o
Life is Like a Parade is not the sort of book that will change your life but it might just change your day It is a sweet story about first love and about miscommunication Boy meets girl, they get along but life gets in the way only for
I received a free review copy of this book through NetGalley.I want to begin by giving praise to the author for taking the risk of putting himself out there to bring his story to life In the author s note, it states that Smith s greatest joy in life is his family, which certainly comes through in Life is Like a Parade The cover artwork is also very beautifully executed, enticing, and sweet If I saw this cover in a bookstore, I would certainly want to pick it up and read at least the synopsi I received a free review copy of this book through NetGalley.I want to begin by giving praise to the author for taking the risk of putting himself out there to bring his story to life In the author s note, it states that Smith s greatest joy in life is his family, which
My first impressions of this book were that it was super well written, and also not like anything I ve ever read in the Young Adult category before Mostly because it s a very deep book Lots of description, and time spent thinking, rather than speaking back and forth between characters something that takes me a lot of getting used to especially in Young Adult books That being said, I really like Tommy He was one of those guys that seems like a good guy at all times At the beginning of My first impressions of this book were that it was super well written, and also not like anything I ve ever read in the You
With such a cutesy title, Life is Like a Parade set me up with hopes of fun and romance Was it all that I expected Nah.This must be a debut novel, for it s a near comical mess Leading man Tommy is completely, totally and utterly desperate for his first kiss He reaches vomit inducing levels of unattractiveness throughout the novella At first his heart is 100% set on Mandi until he bumps into Jamie, who he s always fancied too, turns out When he talks to Jamie about his desperation desire t With such a cutesy title, Life is Like a Parade set me up with hopes of fun and romance Was it all that I expected Nah.This must be a debut novel, for it s a near comical mess Leading man Tommy is completely, totally and utterly desperate for his first kiss He r
I love story with a difference As told by the perspective of the man Tommy This is really done too often in love stories and I always find it really refreshing when it is Jamie and Tommy are really good together and I liked them both together and as individuals This book is great if you are looking for a quick read Sometimes I enjoy thesethan a full length book as they movequickly No words are usually wasted as they need to wrap things up quickly and easily The cha

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  • 164 pages
  • Life is Like a Parade
  • L. Henry Smith
  • English
  • 10 September 2017
  • 1506903320