Author: Jennifer Bell

Book Review: The Crooked Sixpence

Posted February 14, 2017 by Kara in book review, Kara / 6 Comments
Book Review: The Crooked Sixpence

Can we stop comparing every middle grade book to Harry Potter? Can we stop comparing every young adult book to Twilight or The Hunger Games? Cuz that would be great. The Goodreads book page for The Crooked Sixpence is littered with negative reviews and one star ratings comparing this book to Harry Potter. I suspect most of them are sock puppets, but even so, why do people do this? Because a book shares a few tropes, reviews accuse the author of plagiarism, when really, the book is nothing like Harry Potter. Reviewers that do this are dishonest to their readers, more »