06 June 2009

Metamorphosis: Junior Year; Betsy Franco

Metamorphosis: Junior Year Metamorphosis: Junior Year by Betsy Franco

My review

rating: 3 of 5 stars

This would have been a four-star if it had been a little longer. At 128 pages, you just skim the surface of Ovid's junior year: the pairings, break-ups, crushes, disappointments, friends and his missing runaway meth-addict sister Thena.

I'm the first to blip over poetry when it appears in books, but I did read some of the poems and they were quite good - miss them, and you'll miss the backstory to the action.

View all my reviews.

No comments:

Post a Comment