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L as Clara thought And if she has to be unhappy she's going to drag everyone else down to the depths of despair right along with herBeing a Barnard girl is the stuff of Lorraine Dyer's dreams Finding out that Marcus is marrying a gold digger who may or may not be named Anastasia A nightmare The old Lorraine would have sat by and let the chips fall where they may but she's grown up a lot these past f. This book wants to be a grownup It wants to have lyrical language and characters stumbling through adult problems and relationships Unfortunately it doesn t come close to living up to this The characters are no well developed than they were in the last book and perhaps even so they tend to act out to drown their problems While that s certainly one approach to take it s certainly not one that makes the character grow Nor does it manage to engage me as a readerthere s only so many times you can tell me the characters are drinking too much before I just don t care any The attempts to shock the reader by the behavior doesn t uite make it either since the actions are normal for the time period they are in I think the attempt to make this a YA novel just doesn t workthe improper balance of adult settings and scenes with teen reactions causes both audiences to be short changed from what could be a good story The dual personality of it is frustrating and exhausting and I wish the author had been given editorial guidance on writing appropriate to a specific genre for marketing purposes because as written it s very hard to place in the hands of the correct readerARC Galley Proof Homewrecker relationships Unfortunately it doesn t come close to living up to this The characters are no well developed than they were in the last book and perhaps even so they tend to act out to drown their problems While that s certainly one approach to take it s certainly not one that makes the character grow Nor does it manage to engage me as a Make your own model forts & castles readerthere s only so many times you can tell me the characters are drinking too much before I just don t care any The attempts to shock the Tremors of Fury (The Days of Ash and Fury reader by the behavior doesn t uite make it either since the actions are normal for the time period they are in I think the attempt to make this a YA novel just doesn t workthe improper balance of adult settings and scenes with teen How Julian and Nigel Turned Each Other Gay (Inadvertently), or So They Both Claim reactions causes both audiences to be short changed from what could be a good story The dual personality of it is frustrating and exhausting and I wish the author had been given editorial guidance on writing appropriate to a specific genre for marketing purposes because as written it s very hard to place in the hands of the correct

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Diva (Flappers, #3)

Ew months She can't bear to see Marcus lose a chance for true love But will anyone listen to herNow that the charges against her have been dropped Gloria Carmody is spending the last dizzying days of summer on Long Island yachting on the sound and palling around with socialites at Forrest Hamilton's swanky villa Beneath her smile though Gloria's keeping a secret One that could have deadly conseuence. This series starts off with a bang and end with a wimper Gloria has been front and centered with her story full of angst pain love danger and betrayal Clara had her moments and was coming in to her own in the second book Lorraine is a train wreck who is trying to repair her image Marcus has his heart broken and then gets engaged too uickly In this book Gloria is in jail and uickly freed to spy on a con man Clara is just hanging out being a socialite Lorraine is in school leading a boring life This book was just flat and went nowhere to a conclusion that happened very awkwardly In one page Marcus wedding is turned upside down Lorraine is forgiven Jerome reappears and Clara is just there Imagimorphia repair her image Marcus has his heart broken and then gets engaged too uickly In this book Gloria is in jail and uickly freed to spy on a con man Clara is just hanging out being a socialite Lorraine is in school leading a boring life This book was just flat and went nowhere to a conclusion that happened very awkwardly In one page Marcus wedding is turned upside down Lorraine is forgiven Jerome The Book of Beginnings reappears and Clara is just there

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If you love The Great Gatsby you'll want to read the Flappers seriesJoy and tragedy collide in DIVA the riveting conclusion to the Flappers series set in the dazzling Roaring Twenties Parties bad boys speakeasies life in Manhattan has become a woozy blur for Clara Knowles If Marcus Eastman truly loved her how could he have fallen for another girl so uickly Their romance mustn't have been as magica. I received a free digital copy through Net GalleyI m sad to see this series end I ll miss the glitz and the glamor and of course the dramaGloria has had the best plot so far interracial romance starring in shows at speakeasies being hunted by the mob and getting arrested But in Diva her story seems to have flat lined She s released from prison on the condition that she helps bring in Forrest Hamilton a probable con man Part One of this plot wasn t that interesting but then Jerome is back We actually get the addition of his POV this time around which I really enjoyed It s far interesting than his cousin Vera s was in Ingenue It was about time that we see how Jerome feels about everything that has been happening Too bad he only gets three chapters I think the author could have strengthened this book with a bit of Jerome since he s been such a driving force in the seriesClara the flapper ueen and gossip columnist has seemed to have lost her way I found her a little bland in the previous book after loving her in the first book but now her attitude is back and in full swing as she attempts to fend off her boss unwanted advances and works on a scheme withLorraine Clara s story seemed to fade into the background at times and was overshadowed by Lorraine s since they re very closely relatedDid Lorraine lose some brain cells between the end of Ingenue and now Or is sobriety just getting to her I ve loved Lorraine s over the top dramatics in the previous two books but now she s truly just dumb and annoying She s stalking Marcus again but she s managing to get perfect grades due to being blacklisted from all of the swanky clubs She still holds a bit of a grudge against Gloria even though everything that has happened is her own fault I was still interested in her story though since this girl is truly a train wreck and I simply cannot look awayWith Diva the Flappers series has ended with a bang Literally While I didn t enjoy this one as much as the previous two it s still a worthy addition to the series It also wraps up everyone s stories uite nicely The characters in books shouldn t have all the fun right 95% eARCRead of my reviews at Pinkindle Reads Reviews Illustrated Workbook for Self-Therapy for Your Inner Critic read the Flappers seriesJoy and tragedy collide in DIVA the A Daddy for Christmas romance mustn't have been as magica. I Banned in Britain received a free digital copy through Net GalleyI m sad to see this series end I ll miss the glitz and the glamor and of course the dramaGloria has had the best plot so far interracial Hour of the Beast romance starring in shows at speakeasies being hunted by the mob and getting arrested But in Diva her story seems to have flat lined She s Dictionary Of Dreams released from prison on the condition that she helps bring in Forrest Hamilton a probable con man Part One of this plot wasn t that interesting but then Jerome is back We actually get the addition of his POV this time around which I The Love of a Latino really enjoyed It s far interesting than his cousin Vera s was in Ingenue It was about time that we see how Jerome feels about everything that has been happening Too bad he only gets three chapters I think the author could have strengthened this book with a bit of Jerome since he s been such a driving force in the seriesClara the flapper ueen and gossip columnist has seemed to have lost her way I found her a little bland in the previous book after loving her in the first book but now her attitude is back and in full swing as she attempts to fend off her boss unwanted advances and works on a scheme withLorraine Clara s story seemed to fade into the background at times and was overshadowed by Lorraine s since they Other Days, Other Eyes re very closely Deception Island relatedDid Lorraine lose some brain cells between the end of Ingenue and now Or is sobriety just getting to her I ve loved Lorraine s over the top dramatics in the previous two books but now she s truly just dumb and annoying She s stalking Marcus again but she s managing to get perfect grades due to being blacklisted from all of the swanky clubs She still holds a bit of a grudge against Gloria even though everything that has happened is her own fault I was still interested in her story though since this girl is truly a train wreck and I simply cannot look awayWith Diva the Flappers series has ended with a bang Literally While I didn t enjoy this one as much as the previous two it s still a worthy addition to the series It also wraps up everyone s stories uite nicely The characters in books shouldn t have all the fun The Family right 95% eARCRead of my The First Partition of Poland reviews at Pinkindle Reads Reviews


10 thoughts on “Diva (Flappers, #3)

  1. says:

    Similar Books The Debutantes by Cora Harrison Parlor Games by Maryka Biaggio Bright Young Things by Anna Godbers

  2. says:

    This is the third book in the Flappers series by Jillian Larkin and let me start off by saying that this is a series well worth submerging yourself in As stated above the books are set in the middle of the 1920’s and follow the lives of three extraordinary Flappers who always seem to find trouble and chaos wherever they go If you follow my blog at all you know that I love stories that follow than one lead character Gloria Lorra

  3. says:

    I received a free digital copy through Net GalleyI'm sad to see this series end I'll miss the glitz and the glamor and of course the dramaGloria has had the best plot so far interracial romance starring in shows at speakeasies being hunted by the mob and getting arrested But in Diva her story seems to have flat lined She's released from prison on the condition that she helps bring in Forrest Hamilton a proba

  4. says:

    Oh my I was supposed to finish this book 3 days ago but I came out with a fever So I didn't read for like 2 days which is really bad and I felt horrible because this book was so good maybe too good to put down just because I was sick

  5. says:

    This book wants to be a grownup It wants to have lyrical language and characters stumbling through adult problems and relationships Unfortunately it doesn’t come close to living up to this The characters are no well developed than they were in the last book and perhaps even so they tend to act out to drown their problems While that’s cert

  6. says:

    If I were to compare all three books this one would probably be the worst While I’ve definitely been reading Larkin for the drama this was just too much Way too much especially towards the end The book as a whole had its moments—I liked that the former villain Lorraine redeemed herself and found out that she was than some petty unconfident woman Everyone in the series gets a happy ending That’s not a problem of c

  7. says:

    This series starts off with a bang and end with a wimper Gloria has been front and centered with her story full of angst pain love danger and betrayal Clara had her moments and was coming in to her own in the second book Lorraine is

  8. says:

    So this was bad I had honestly forgotten that I’d read it It was so forgettable that literally days after I finished reading it I

  9. says:

    I know I have said this before but I love the 1920s The flappers the dangers of drinking and getting caught the music and dancingI love it all So it was no surprise to me that I enjoyed this series I was sad that this was the last book but it w

  10. says:

    355 starsOkay so this one dragged in a few places mostly I think because the main arcs were wrapped up in book two but I did like the ending and the epilogue for the closure it finally gave everyone involved in this series At first I asked myself why this book was needed at all and I eventually got my answer “Diva” is a fun end