I usually write the review immediately after finishing a book, reading other reviews before publishing it, but I'm tired. And I think my previous status update sums up my feelings succinctly*.
*succint - a word that Briggs used correctly, but at least 3 times in quick succession while characters were catching each other up.
Extended Footnote: I gave up on Katniss and The Hunger Games because of her narrative style, but unless I'm mistaken, Katniss and Mercy share some style. I may have to give HG another try.
NOW IT'S BED TIME.