Life Expectancy

by Dean Koontz | Mystery & Thrillers |
ISBN: 0553804146 Global Overview for this book
Registered by Rrrcaron of Lancaster, New Hampshire USA on 1/16/2005
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7 journalers for this copy...
Journal Entry 1 by Rrrcaron from Lancaster, New Hampshire USA on Sunday, January 16, 2005
Another book hot off the press That I intend to send out on a ring.

Journal Entry 2 by Rrrcaron from Lancaster, New Hampshire USA on Sunday, January 23, 2005
Life Expectancy ring starts next week
Order is as follows:
CheriePie-Massachusettes
JeepACV-Maryland
MaryGrim-California
oldreader-California
BigBird2002-Arizona
teenage-faerie-Tennessee
ariesgirl29-Tennessee
dodau-United Kingdom
home-Rrrcaron-New Hampshire
Any new participants will be placed at the end before returning home to me. Hope you all enjoy!
Ruth


Journal Entry 3 by CheriePie from Campbell, California USA on Thursday, January 27, 2005
I got this book today and since I had just finished the other bookring book I had in my possession, I started on it immediately. On chapter 3 right now and so far it's holding my interest quite nicely. Of course, I'll write more about my thoughts after I finish it. Thank you Ruth for sharing this. :)

Journal Entry 4 by CheriePie from Campbell, California USA on Wednesday, February 02, 2005
Wow! This book totally blew me away. Best Koontz book I've read yet, and I thought Odd Thomas would be a tough act to follow. I may have to pick up a copy of this book for own PC bookshelf so I can let hubby and all my other non-BC friends read it too. :)

Great character development, suspense, the kind of book I didn't want to put down. At times, I was so anxious to know how a particular situation would turn out that I'd find myself skipping ahead a couple of chapters, and then immediately scolding myself for doing so. Screw going to bed! I must read a few more chapters so I can see how this part turns out! LOL

Though it contained plenty of suspense, it was also a love story in a sense, not a romance, but so many parts of the book, and particularly the end, gave me the warm fuzzies--the kind that bring tears to your eyes. I guess touching is the right word, as the story touched me on so many levels. It made me laugh, it made me cry, it held me in thrall. An excellent read indeed!

This will be going out in tomorrow's mail to JeepACV in Maryland via Media Mail. Stamps.com Delivery Confirmation Number: 02010521297443312110.

Journal Entry 5 by JeepACV from Baltimore, Maryland USA on Monday, February 07, 2005
Bookring arrived today. Going on the top of TBR and I'll pass it on soon.

Thanks for sharing this one, I'm really looking forward to it! In fact, I'm tempted to skip running group on Tuesday night and my business management class on Wednesday night just to get it started... otherwise I'll have to wait until Thursday or Friday to dive into this one... ARGH!

Journal Entry 6 by JeepACV from Baltimore, Maryland USA on Sunday, February 13, 2005
I just love Dean Koontz books! When you think you've got him all figured out, he throws you a new one.

Not as creepy as some of his other books, lacking in large doses of the paranormal. Very entertaining! I may have to go out and get my own copy!

I've PM'd MaryGrim for her address and I'll be sending it on its way soon.

Journal Entry 7 by JeepACV at Bookring in Bookring, A Bookring -- Controlled Releases on Friday, February 18, 2005

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heading out today -- Enjoy!!

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Journal Entry 8 by MaryGrim from Foresthill, California USA on Saturday, March 19, 2005
I got this book while on vacation and finished it up the other night. It was a quick read and mildly entertaining, but by the end I was ready for them to kill all the dang clowns.

I'm pm'ing odlreader in the ring after this post and plan to have the book in the mail on Monday.

M.

Journal Entry 9 by oldreader from Citrus Heights, California USA on Wednesday, April 06, 2005
have parts of 2 rings ahead of this.one w/few pages to read and other about 1/3 finished.Why do they all arrive at once.no sleep for me....hahaha

Journal Entry 10 by oldreader from Citrus Heights, California USA on Friday, April 15, 2005
this was different even for Koontz.Was full of ssurprises.I had none of them figured out.I never saw the end coming.this was great.kept me reading fast paced cannot put down.In the end do not know who I felt sorrier for but do'nt want to give too much away.
have not heard from teenage-faerie.pmed twice and waited nearly 2 weeks so am mailing tomorrow,April 28 to ariesgirl29.

Journal Entry 11 by oldreader at US Post in Book Ring, A Bookring -- Controlled Releases on Thursday, April 28, 2005

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mailed today

Journal Entry 12 by ariesgirl29 on Friday, May 06, 2005
Got in mail yesterday - I also have another ring ahead of it but is slow book. Picked this one up today and have read quite a bit already. Will keep plugging away at the other one and will most likely use this one to keep me reading in between times :) This book is very, very good so far!

This book sold me with the very first paragraph - I read to my daughter and she said that she would read just based on that!

Will journal again soon!

Journal Entry 13 by ariesgirl29 on Saturday, May 07, 2005
Absolutely could not put it down! I agree with some before me that thinks this could almost be his best. I think what I enjoyed was the humor in it - some obvious and some underlying. I pm'd dodau who is next on the list!

Journal Entry 14 by ariesgirl29 on Friday, May 13, 2005
Sending on to dodau today - enjoy!

Journal Entry 15 by dodau from Ellesmere Port, Cheshire United Kingdom on Friday, June 24, 2005
I've had no books in the post for a whole week and then today have arrived. And what makes it worse is that both are ones I really want to read. What a dilema. But they next after the book I'm reading now so they will be both read by the end of the weekend.

Journal Entry 16 by dodau from Ellesmere Port, Cheshire United Kingdom on Sunday, June 26, 2005
Dean K is one of my favourite authors and I always buy his paperbacks as soon as they hit the shops. So the chance to read one before it comes out here was great. And it was well worth it. I loved this book and couldn't put it down.
Josef Tock predicts on his deathbed that his grandson Jimmy will have 5 terrible days in his life. But what will happen and how will it be linked to the other baby that night.
Pming Rrcaron to relunctantly send this home

Journal Entry 17 by dodau at Surface Mail in Fellow Bookcrosser, A Bookray -- Controlled Releases on Tuesday, July 12, 2005

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Sent home

Journal Entry 18 by Rrrcaron from Lancaster, New Hampshire USA on Sunday, August 28, 2005
Arrived home safe and sound! Thanks for participating every one!

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