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do you like aya
« on: September 12, 2011, 02:12:16 AM »

is it just me ordoes anyone else not like aya?
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Re: do you like aya
« Reply #1 on: September 12, 2011, 02:31:46 AM »

Well, she was just... I dunno, Frizz was much more interesting, and I didn't really like suddenly having a different main character, I was getting used to Tally. And all the characters from the first three were better... It's not that I didn't like Aya, it was more that she wasn't as interesting as the others.
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Re: do you like aya
« Reply #2 on: September 12, 2011, 04:56:28 AM »

She bugged me - quite self centered. And kinda dumb.
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Re: do you like aya
« Reply #3 on: September 12, 2011, 05:00:18 AM »

It seemed like she should have learned that being famous is not everything but she never did :/ I thought the sly girls part was interesting but she kinda betrayed them.....
all in all I didn't like Aya
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Re: do you like aya
« Reply #4 on: September 12, 2011, 05:13:28 AM »

Aya just...annoyed me.
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Re: do you like aya
« Reply #5 on: September 12, 2011, 01:31:10 PM »

same
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Re: do you like aya
« Reply #6 on: September 13, 2011, 10:50:51 AM »

Meh...Aya was okay...ish...
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Re: do you like aya
« Reply #7 on: September 13, 2011, 11:09:55 AM »

she was okay. she was super stupid in my fanfic xD
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Re: do you like aya
« Reply #8 on: September 13, 2011, 11:27:14 AM »

I wasn't a big fan of the book. The characters weren't as good, the story prettymuch a huge jump in another direction from where the other three were going.
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Re: do you like aya
« Reply #9 on: September 14, 2011, 12:21:45 PM »

Yeah. I own the other three, but I never bought Extras. I just ignore it.
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Re: do you like aya
« Reply #10 on: September 14, 2011, 12:37:36 PM »

OMG I LOVED HER!!!
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Re: do you like aya
« Reply #11 on: September 14, 2011, 03:34:16 PM »

Being Asian, it was just really weird for me to read Aya so comfortably sassing her older brother. I didn't particularly dislike her, though.

It helps that Extras was my favorite of the series, because I think the premise was better. The rest of the trilogy did a lot with the conceit (no pun intended) of cosmetic surgery, but making freedom of expression and information-- or freedom of expression and therefore misinformation --part of the economic system made those themes a lot more real. Though I'd agree it's definitely a better standalone than it is an epilogue.