The Harper Effect doc ☆ Paperback

doc The Harper Effect

The Harper Effect doc ☆ Paperback » Sixteen year old Harper was once a rising star on the tennis court until her coach dropped her for being mentally weak Without tennis who is she Her confidence at an all time low she secretly turns to her childhood friend next door neighbor Jacob who also happens to be her sister's very recent ex boyfriend ISixteen year old Harper was once a rising star on the tennis court until her coach dropped her for being mentally weak Without tennis who is she Her confidence at an all time low she secretly turns to her childhood friend next door neighbor Jacob who also happens to be her sister's very recent ex boyfriend If her sister finds out it will mea If there was an option to give negative stars I would Never have I read such badly written prose poor excuse for chapter development or uninspiring protagonist Awful metaphors abound including but not limited to• “He smiles And his whole face unfastens like a window blowing in the breeze letting in fresh air and sunshine It’s as if I’ve witnessed one of the Seven Wonders of the World; seen something not many people get to see”The Seven Wonders of the World called they would like to send a cease and desist to prevent their good name from being used in this manner • “I shake my head my appetite blown up with my heart To buy time to find all the pieces of me and put myself back together I make coffee”Even the firmest believers in the power of caffeine would find these sentences hard to believe • “I fight to summon the trusty list of reasons to pull away but it’s like swinging a racuet in custard”I know there’s a paucity in tennis analogies and idioms but I would have hoped a published author could come up with something better than RACUET IN CUSTARD That’s just a taster not even a fraction of the awful writing But the book tops or bottoms itself with this gem• “I let a breath I was holding dribble out”And y’all thought “I let out a breath I didn’t realise I was holding” was bad The book also had multiple instances of casual cultural misappropriation and racism Presented in that casual microaggressive way of ignorant people who believe they’re worldly and cultured If you’re not Native American I don’t want you to go around calling regular old plaits “Hiawatha hair” It’s freaking offensive Also there is no such thing as an “Indian princess scarf” especially not one that a random white girl wears in her hair while lounging around on her couch People’s culture are not your costumes Also the only non white character in this book appeared for a total of 2 seconds and spoke in broken English despite the fact that these kids were jetsetting all around the world for a large part of the novel I don’t even have the energy to go into how demeaning this book ultimately is to sibling relationships to girls with ambitions Not to mention that singularly awful love triangle But rest assured I’ll return soon with a full review This author threatened a reviewer with legal action over a two star review I personally think that Jeann was being generous What a mess that’s three hours of my life I’ll never get back but apparently Goodreads is on a deleting spree of all the negative reviews for this book Listen no one has to have a personal agenda to rate this book poorly Nothing any reviewer can write will be damning than the actual novel itself Full review to come

Taryn Bashford ✓ The Harper Effect kindle

N a family warBut when Harper is taken on by a new coach who wants her to train with Colt a cold defensive brooding young tennis phenom she hits the court all the harder if only to prove Colt wrong But as the two learn to become a team Harper gets glimpses of the vulnerable boy beneath the surface the boy who was deeply scarred by his family Seventeen dollars for an e book This publisher must have mistaken this author for Steven KingMC dates her sister's ex boyfriend knowing it'll hurt her sister I already dislike her And I don't tend to like books with unlikable jerkwad MCsLove triangle Done to death and extremely tiresome Just a lazy way to amp up angst and drama IMOReaders get to have opinions and express them

doc ´ The Harper Effect ✓ Taryn Bashford

The Harper Effect's dark and scandalous past The boy she could easily find herself falling forAs she walks a fine line between Colt's secrets her forbidden love and a game that demands nothing but the best Harper must decide between her past and her future and between two boys who send her head spinning Is the cost of winning the game worth losing everything My review was just a gif and it still got removed ReallyNot going to read this book Ever Overpriced and sounds pretty terrible in my opinionSince when is expressing an opinion grounds for getting a review removed I wasn't even a bitch this time