Chick-Lit, Reviews, Romance

Review: Carrie Goes Off the Map

Carrie Goes Off the MapCarrie Goes Off the Map by Phillipa Ashley

My rating: 2 of 5 stars

Phillipa Ashley’s Carrie Goes Off the Map is a mostly disappointing British Chick-Lit/Rom-Com, which is usually my favorite combination. The writing is mediocre, the dialogue is weak, the chemistry between the romantic leads seems forced, there isn’t much comedy (or romance for that matter), and the hero isn’t quite swoon-worthy (which any romance fan can tell you is very important). Matt should have been a dream – a charity doctor, generous, caring, intelligent, and, of course, gorgeous – but his dreaminess doesn’t break through his actions or the dialogue. The story, however, was just good enough to keep me reading to find out how the two would get together. Though, in the end, I was left wondering if they should have. Oh well. It was free.

View all my reviews

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s