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Rforms a separation ritual within days Her cousin Dosinia has her own plans to advance herself in the royal dynasty Pre review before I finish the book I know I m at least 12 years older than the targeted audience but stillI can and will appreciate good teenagers dramas However The stupidity and immaturity of the Main Character really is not endearing I kept rolling my eyes at a lot of things said MC had said and doneI d been 17 years old once and I don t think teenagers at this age are that bad thoughts after I d finished readingThis time I can t even say Oh what a great big disappointment because I d expected this book to be sucky even before I turned the first page Why Because I d already read Tera Lynn Childs YA paranormal novels which are based on the Medusa myths and the two books I ve managed to read aren t doing great neitherSee my short reviews for both Medusa myths retelling books here time instead of Medusa and Greek myths we have mermaid myth and a Little Mermaid retelling style of teenage school dramaromance drama not my favorite genres but I was still willing to give it a shot The good things about Forgive My Fins are that 1 it s a uick and easy read 2 the tone is humorous and 3 some of the romantic plots are in fact interestingly written However there are many flaws in the story s characters plots and setting those flaws just kept me rolling my eyes in disbelief1 According to the author there s a kingdom of merfolks somewhere near the American coastline and somehow the citizens of this ancient magical kingdom under the sea happen to be able to all speak ENGLISH sighs2 Lily the female Main Character is hopelessly stupid boy crazed and immature which might have been acceptable if she s only an ordinary teenager You see I don t expect every single teenager to be smart and mature butgroans Goodness I d once been a teenager but I don t remember being that clueless and stupid like LilyFurther the real problem issomehow our main character Lily is supposed to be the heir of the kingdom of merfolks and is expected to rule the kingdom as ueen in the future 3 the love triangle I don t even want to go into the details all I can say is that someone should have told Lily how silly it is to think you are going to spend the rest of your life with the first guy you had a crush on when you re 17 years old4 According to the author there s a supposed rule about mermaidsmermen can only bond with one soul mate However view spoilerturns out the merfolks can break off the bond with their King s permission yada yada hide spoiler Son of the Hero ritual within days Her cousin Dosinia has her own plans to advance herself in the The Alien Jigsaw royal dynasty Pre Towards a Comprehensive Theory of Human Learning review before I finish the book I know I m at least 12 years older than the targeted audience but stillI can and will appreciate good teenagers dramas However The stupidity and immaturity of the Main Character The Illusion of Gods Presence really is not endearing I kept Folk Tales From The Soviet Union rolling my eyes at a lot of things said MC had said and doneI d been 17 years old once and I don t think teenagers at this age are that bad thoughts after I d finished Not The Hot Chick readingThis time I can t even say Oh what a great big disappointment because I d expected this book to be sucky even before I turned the first page Why Because I d already Pegged and Plugged at the Club read Tera Lynn Childs YA paranormal novels which are based on the Medusa myths and the two books I ve managed to Tunnel Through Time read aren t doing great neitherSee my short Game of Bimbofication, Part 3 reviews for both Medusa myths Game of Bimbofication, Part 2 retelling books here time instead of Medusa and Greek myths we have mermaid myth and a Little Mermaid Sermons Preached Upon Several Occasions, Vol. 1 of 5 retelling style of teenage school dramaromance drama not my favorite genres but I was still willing to give it a shot The good things about Forgive My Fins are that 1 it s a uick and easy The Fatima Century read 2 the tone is humorous and 3 some of the Leah Starrs Revenge romantic plots are in fact interestingly written However there are many flaws in the story s characters plots and setting those flaws just kept me Pieces 8 (Pieces, rolling my eyes in disbelief1 According to the author there s a kingdom of merfolks somewhere near the American coastline and somehow the citizens of this ancient magical kingdom under the sea happen to be able to all speak ENGLISH sighs2 Lily the female Main Character is hopelessly stupid boy crazed and immature which might have been acceptable if she s only an ordinary teenager You see I don t expect every single teenager to be smart and mature butgroans Goodness I d once been a teenager but I don t Time Flies and Other Short Plays remember being that clueless and stupid like LilyFurther the Fall (VIP Book 3) (English Edition) real problem issomehow our main character Lily is supposed to be the heir of the kingdom of merfolks and is expected to Drawing Dead (Faolan OConnor Book 1) rule the kingdom as ueen in the future 3 the love triangle I don t even want to go into the details all I can say is that someone should have told Lily how silly it is to think you are going to spend the Trails & Tales of Yosemite & the Central Sierra rest of your life with the first guy you had a crush on when you Chinas Son re 17 years old4 According to the author there s a supposed Welcome to the Desert of the Real rule about mermaidsmermen can only bond with one soul mate However view spoilerturns out the merfolks can break off the bond with their King s permission yada yada hide spoiler

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Forgive My Fins

Her neighbor is obnoxious biker uince Fletcher whose accidental kiss bonds them as mates unless her king father pe Looking for a fun uick cute summer read Look no further Forgive My Fins has it all and Let s just say I m head over tail for the whimsical mermaid taleSuch a cute story This is definitely a novel that will appeal to the upper ya crowd but at the same time is something that I wouldn t hesitate to recommend to the younger ya and even mg readersI adored uincy from the first spitball mention Not really specifically because of the spitball but because he seemed like the genuinely funny and incredibly sweet guy Don t ask me how I got all of that out of a spitball but I just didLily was an excellent protagonist I was a little worried that she might come across as stuck up since she was a princess and all but she s incredibly humble and insecure She might have been fishy royalty but teen girls won t have a hard time relating to her at allThe novel was a bit predictable but I still enjoyed the journey I loved the whole bonding issue which I don t want to get into much since it could be potentially spoilery But it was interesting to see how Childs invented her own mermaid mythology Did not see that epilogue coming though I m hoping that may mean a seuel One can hope anyway And can I just say that I m so excited to see mermaids I ve always beenI loved Childs writing style in Oh My Gods and was glad to see that Forgive My Fins had that signature uirky easy style And I m not embarrassed to admit that I giggled uncontrollably throughout most of this novel It was so much fun to readAdd this one to your summer read list The Big Golden Book of Poetry read Look no further Forgive My Fins has it all and Let s just say I m head over tail for the whimsical mermaid taleSuch a cute story This is definitely a novel that will appeal to the upper ya crowd but at the same time is something that I wouldn t hesitate to NITRO: The Incredible Rise and Inevitable Collapse of Ted Turner's WCW recommend to the younger ya and even mg Wild Man Creek (Virgin River, readersI adored uincy from the first spitball mention Not The Non-Designer's Design Book (4th Edition) really specifically because of the spitball but because he seemed like the genuinely funny and incredibly sweet guy Don t ask me how I got all of that out of a spitball but I just didLily was an excellent protagonist I was a little worried that she might come across as stuck up since she was a princess and all but she s incredibly humble and insecure She might have been fishy Homewrecker royalty but teen girls won t have a hard time Make your own model forts & castles relating to her at allThe novel was a bit predictable but I still enjoyed the journey I loved the whole bonding issue which I don t want to get into much since it could be potentially spoilery But it was interesting to see how Childs invented her own mermaid mythology Did not see that epilogue coming though I m hoping that may mean a seuel One can hope anyway And can I just say that I m so excited to see mermaids I ve always beenI loved Childs writing style in Oh My Gods and was glad to see that Forgive My Fins had that signature uirky easy style And I m not embarrassed to admit that I giggled uncontrollably throughout most of this novel It was so much fun to Tremors of Fury (The Days of Ash and Fury readAdd this one to your summer How Julian and Nigel Turned Each Other Gay (Inadvertently), or So They Both Claim read list

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Princess Lily of Thessalania is a mermaid with an unreuited crush on swim star Brody Bennett at Seaview High School 35 4 Stars Also reviewed at Lady Jayne s Reading Den Plot points mentioned deal with aspects contained in the book blurbIs it just guppy love or a love as deep as the ocean Yes I have been indoctrinated from all the puns in this book The sea puns and mermaid fish slang were a little jarring at first but son of swordfish as Lily would say once I got into the flow I was all bubbly smiley reading them and at times even chuckling Though I can see how the steady stream of puns could be annoyingly corny and induce seasickness if one wasn t partial to them Forgive My Fins is a cute fun uick and easy read This is the first book I ve read by Tera Lynn Childs It was also my first mermaid story other than The Little Mermaid So I can t compare it to any other YA mermaid books out there but I did like the different twist from the Little Mermaid Almost 18 year old Lily Sanderson half mermaid half human has been secretly in love with Brody Bennett swim champion for 3 years uince Fletcher on the other hand has been nothing but an obnoxious annoying blowfish of a biker boy neighbour and definitely NOT Lily s idea of a dream mermateWhen a case of mistaken kisstaken identity at the Spring Fling ends up accidentally magically bonding Lily to uince Lily must reveal her secret to him and take him to her ocean home to meet Daddy dearest in the underwater kingdom of Thalassinia to reverse this mistake of tsunami proportions Brody is the one that Lily wants to spend happily ever after under the sea with cue Under the Sea musicI really liked uince from the beginning and his behaviour towards Lily reminded me of little boys who pull the girl they like s pigtails to get their attention uince s teasing manner Lily s fiery reactions to him and him calling Lily princess also reminded me of the sparks between Han Solo and Princess Leia which I loveOne of the issues I had though were the number of times Lily kept referring to the bond I understood it was to show Lily being in denial about any attraction she was developing towards uince the bane of her existence and blaming it on the effects of the bond but after a while it just felt like Ms Childs was hitting the reader over the head with a baby whale with it Ironically the other issue I had was in relation to what I felt was a bit of a plot hole regarding mermaid bonding Despite those issues however I found myself smiling a lot reading this book got a few yummy shivers and definitely had a big smile on my face when I reached the end If you are looking for a deep read then swim away from this one but if you re looking for something buoyant then dip your toes into this sweet and innocent tailOops I mean tale If the puns in this review annoyed you then you should probably steer clear of Forgive My Fins A few of my fave uotes I don t believe it uince says with absolute certainty I don t believe anything magical can make someone in love He looks me right in the eye as he says Love is already the strongest magic in the world Oh Lily He says shaking his head I know about love About wanting and dreaming and wishing with every part of your soul I know enough to recognize the parts that are real and the parts that are only in my fantasy He turns his head slightly to face me and I find myself saying L like what Like when she cries and my heart tears into little shreds and all I can think of is making her forget the source of her sadness His face is blank emotionless His words and the underlying emotion bombarding me through the bond than make up for it That s real My voice is barely a whisper when I ask And fantasy Believing she ll ever feel the same wayWhen he pulls back his eyes glow with the love I know is shining inside I m sure my eyes are glowing just as bright because I can feel the tears of joy sliding down my cheeksFor several long minutes we just smile at each other I m sure we look like stupidly in love teenagers to Aunt Rachel and whoever else happens to be watching but we know the truth There s nothing stupid about itLord love a lobster he has a beautiful chest Just had to toss that one in there And it s relevant to my visualisations below LOLMy Lily Taylor SwiftMy uince Cam Gigandet COPYRIGHT DISCLAIMER I do not hold the copyright to any of the images used in this review They are posted to add visuals to the review and for fun If any of these images are yours and you would like me to remove them please let me know and I will do so as soon as possible If I can identify the copyright I will do so


10 thoughts on “Forgive My Fins

  1. says:

    I haven’t read a mermaid story in so long I almost forgot they existedI went into this one expecting to be buried under an avalanche of cuteness and that’s exactly what happened I’m going to tell you right off the bat that it’s childish and the main character immature as well as single focused on getting the boy s

  2. says:

    This book is corny In fact a wave of sadness overcomes me when I realize the depths that this author has sunk to Drowning her audience in a sea

  3. says:

    35 4 Stars Also reviewed at Lady Jayne's Reading Den Plot points mentioned deal with aspects contained in the book blurbIs it just guppy love or a love as deep as the ocean Yes I have been indoctrinated from all the puns in this book ^^ The sea puns and mermaid fish slang were a little jarring at first but son of swordfish as Lily would sa

  4. says:

    This one wasn't for me It was somehow too pink girly fluffy and cute The story itself was very predictable which only made me want to

  5. says:

    Looking for a fun uick cute summer read Look no further Forgive My Fins has it all and Let's just say I'm head over tail for the whimsical mermaid taleSuch a cute story This is definitely a novel that will appeal to the upper ya crowd but at the same time is something that I wouldn't hesitate to recommend to the younger ya and even mg readersI adored uincy from the first spitball mention Not really specifically because of the spitball bu

  6. says:

    This is one of those stories that I got to read before starting to write reviews but if I remember well I love it so I should say at least one word or two about itI am not sure why I like reading books about mermaids I blame it on The Little Mermaid and the way I loved it so much as a kid that it's still somehow stuck in my headSo I picked up this book wanting to have a good time with it I read it in one sitting and I had tons o

  7. says:

    Pre review before I finish the book I know I'm at least 12 years older than the targeted audience but stillI can and will a

  8. says:

    I rate this mermaid romance which I have impatiently waited almost a year for 35 stars altogether It was really cute but very predictable In core it reminded me a lot of Something Maybe and other regular YA which

  9. says:

    I don't think rating out of 5 stars gives enough room for judgment I prefer the standard school grading scaleMaybe a B It w

  10. says:

    Too fluffy for my own likingIt would have been a cute read if it weren't for the clueless heroine Lily I get that you're half mermaid but you've lived with humans for the last 3 years and should have a clue about the opposite sex and relationships at least by then How could you not know liked you He annoyed you

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