And I just loved it. The present day tense, while excellent and beyond well done, was extremely emotional to read, and just as I would get to the place where I felt like I couldn't breathe, Colleen would switch gears to a happier time and I eased into a more comfortable state. I don't turn toward his voice. All Your Perfects brings all the feels. The hope has been the only positive thing about being infertile.
The fear of losing them. It makes for such an emotional read, a confusing tug of war of the heartstrings and I just loved it. This is a heartbreaking pause resister that asks: Can a resounding love with a perfect beginning survive a lifetime between two imperfect people? I can feel my heart in so many places right now, but mostly I feel it in Graham's hands on my cheeks. Once i turned the speed down the book was very enjoyable. Both sides were equally guilty.
I loved being in those chapters so much, experiencing the relationship in its early days before everything gets difficult. All Your Perfects is a profound novel about a damaged couple whose potential future hinges on promises made in the past. He hands it to me. Why am I not crying? So, needless to say, this book hit me very hard and had me really introspecting my thoughts and feelings after every page. In the midst of their struggle with not being able to have children, they both seem to have forgotten that promise.
All Your Perfects is a profound novel about a damaged couple whose potential future hinges on promises made in the past. You deserve happiness more than anyone I know. We all feel differently when we read, and that's one of the most beautiful things about reading. He walks up to the cage and tilts his head. Just as I thought the present was too much and I needed a break, I got to see a chapter of the past. But he still somehow has hope in those eyes--like maybe I'll be the first one to actually consider adopting him.
The one thing that could save them might also be the very thing that pushes their marriage beyond the point of repair. The secret to our longevity is that we never gave up at the same time. But I also really want pancakes, so I let him resume cooking. I'm learning to not be so personally offended by other people's ignorance in relation to infertility. The short answer is no, it didn't, and I'm 100% glad I took a chance on reading All Your Perfects, because I have never consumed a novel that felt so intimately crafted toward myself as a reader before. I debate pulling him back to me because I really want to kiss him again.
He is definitely going on my list of top favorite characters created by Colleen Hoover. I don't think I give her enough credit, but she's right. Graham and Quinn Wells started off their romance in the most unconventional way but when their story unfolds you realize they were always meant to be. And a lot of the scenarios that she mentioned rang very true. Your cake tasting has been moved to two o'clock on Saturday. That's a lot to lose in one moment.
Graham on the other hand was not perfect and I like that. There a countless number books where boy meets girl, there is a conflict or two and then they live happily ever after. I met Ethan right after I started college and we've been together four years now. And this moment is the first moment in a long time I've felt this much happiness. This reading group guide for All Your Perfects includes an introduction, discussion questions, and ideas for enhancing your book club. If you are hurting and you feel it isn't the right time to pick this one up, trust me, I get it.
I don't think I have ever not regretted reading a book like this one. And for me Angie this is my 1 read of the year. Confess was adapted into a seven-episode online series. Of course opening the box didn't miraculously solve everything. In order of birth: Coriander, Paprika, Cinnamon, Juniper, Saffron and Parsley. I didn't want to leave Quinn and Graham.
I just want to walk away and be done with him. One can exist without the other. Yet, here I am - giving this book five stars. Why is it so hard for Quinn to express her true feelings to Graham? It will break your heart and then put it back together. Click below to sign up and see terms and conditions. It becomes everything—all you see, breathe, feel.
They experience real life issues, romance, heartbreak, devastation and unconditional love. I was so deeply affected by this couples struggles. Full disclosure, as I get older and older, I think about wanting to become a mother more and more. And the older I get, the more and more I can almost hear that clock ticking. They're a lot longer than mine. The fear of them getting hurt. No their test comes many years later and arrives in a world of pain, miscommunication, and lack of communication as well.