3.79/ 5 (7953 ratings)
Publisher: Elex Media
Release Date: 29 May 2013
Format: Paperback, 468 pages
Source: Gramedia Pondok Gede, 20% discount
Genre: Contemporary Romance
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I thought I started to like Contemporary Romance. I bought this book because of the genre, the publisher, the discount, and mostly because of the cover. I love that cover!
Like any other young adult-romance, the story still rolles between the romance of the characters. I added one thumb for Rumor Has It because however, the story is not like any other chicklit or contemporary romance that I’ve read. The romance story is not as low self-esteem as another book in a same genre.
I like Tilly, because she shows as a normal girl, with a normal nervous-ness and a mid self-esteem. She isn’t funnier than Sophie Kinsella’s character like Becky Bloomwood, but that is what makes the story was enjoyable to read.
At first, from the synopsis and the title, I thought the book would be full of socialite’s life and rumours spreading. But let me tell you, the book is just about finding relationships and trusts. There are some characters that lead a single major story, eventhough Tally and Jack take the most part and of course they are my favorite part.
Overall, the translation is good and no typo, and enjoyable to read for Young Adult genre’s fan. Not so impressing, there aren’t anything strong about the characters, settings, or plots. But it’s good to read.
My Rating :
3.5 stars - This book was OK, read it if sounds good to you