Official Review: Tears and Trombones by Nanci Lee Woody

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Re: Official Review: Tears and Trombones by Nanci Lee Woody

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"Tears and Trombones" by Nanci Lee Woody got me at "music". Turning to music is just my kind of thing. Though I despise that he was abused by his father. Still, I have to read this book in detail.

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I love music and it is in my everyday life. I am intrigued with this book as your review painted it in such beautiful light.
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Love the idea that the protagonist is fond of Johnny Cash's music, and so pleased that you seem to have thoroughly enjoyed this book. It looks like a real winner to me!

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Post by bb587 »

Based on the review, this sounds like an extraordinary book. My siblings and I all learned music and/or dance, though my patents never did. So, I can partially understand the character's position at home. The trombone is such a unique instrument.

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This is the story of a young boy from a troubled family who dreams of becoming a great musician. His determination carries him forward. Seems like a very interesting theme. Thanks for the great review!

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A fictional story based on a true story about Joey's challenges of becoming a great trombonist, mixed in with an abusive father & trapped mother and having a romance between two women should make for an interesting story. It is good to hear that the author wrote well and that the story kept you reading to find out what would happen next.

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First things first, amazing review! You described the book in such a way that has me wanting to start reading this book right now. I love books that keep the reader engaged throughout the whole story. I will definitely be checking this one out!

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This sounds like an interesting coming of age story. The difficult family life and the love of music make the story intriguing and the characters interesting. Thank you for the great review

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I feel for Joey. Just like him, many children out there grow under difficult circumstances like his. Despite everything, Joey remains determined to achieve his dreams. I would really like to read Tears and Trombones by Nanci Lee Woody and follow up Joey's story, if he pulled through. Thanks to the author for the free copy of the book. Great review.
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I played the violin all through school. I don't know what I would have done without it, or the support of my family. I think I'd like to read this book because of the family dynamics, and how well written you have said it is. Thank you for the review.
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I like the review as it details about the story and writing very clearly. With such details, I'm sure to choose the right books I'd like to read. This seems to be a very interesting read.

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What an amazing review! Tears and Trombones - a tale of a young boy who is passionate about music and aspires to be a musician. It is the journey of Joey who fights against all odds and stand up to achieve his dream. I'm sure the reader will go through a wave of emotions. I will give this a pass for now. I'm glad that you enjoyed the novel.

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A good book is that which can capture all your interests to it. Am glad that the book has that from your review.

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Post by Ferdinand_otieno »

I think most people will relate to the notion of following one's own path however far it may be from their parents' expectations. I also loved the emotional fallout of Joey trying to decide where his love truly lies. The rating is just and thank you for the amazing review.

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Post by Susmita Biswas »

Tears and Trombones by Nanci Lee Woody is a story about struggle and reach the goal. Joey had lived a life with lots of problems and fought for his dream. I really think of him reaching his goal. Thanks for the free copy. Congratulations on #botd.
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