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Date Posted: 3/3/2008 6:51 PM ET
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Date Posted: 3/3/2008 8:00 PM ET
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I loved The Historian. It's kind of a historical novel, thriller and mystery wrapped up in one.

Date Posted: 3/5/2008 4:53 PM ET
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I have this book in my TBR pile. From what I've seen people either love it or hate it. I hope I'm one of the ones that love it because it sounds really interesting.

Date Posted: 3/5/2008 6:06 PM ET
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I am "LOVE IT" person.  But, you are right, many people I knew didn't like it at all.

Date Posted: 3/5/2008 8:46 PM ET
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(I'm one of the "haters"..couldn't even finish it.)

Date Posted: 3/6/2008 7:25 AM ET
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I thought it was a good story, but it was totally bogged down in too much description. I love description in books, but this was a little too much for me.