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Oh My Stars
Oh My Stars
Author: Lorna Landvik
I am convinced that at birth the cake is already baked. Nurture is the nuts or frosting, but if you?re a spice cake, you?re a spice cake, and nothing is going to change you into an angel food. — Tall, slender Violet Mathers is growing up in the Great Depression, which could just as well define her state of mind. Abandoned by her mother as a child...  more
ISBN-13: 9780345472311
ISBN-10: 0345472314
Publication Date: 4/19/2005
Pages: 400
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4.1 stars, based on 54 ratings
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
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  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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I was truly moved by Violet's story. Landvik intertwines import issues with a story of love and life.
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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I absolutely loved this book! Landvik walks you through the hard life and times of the characters during the depression years. Wonderfully written.

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  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Loved-Loved-Loved this book!!! Had me hooked right from the first page and couldn't put it down till i found out what happened to all the characters. I was actually sad when i finished it cuz it was so good and i loved the people in it!!
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This book has a cast of characters whose travails and triumphs you'll long remember. It is a tale of love and hope, bigotry and betrayal, loss and discovery---as Violet, who's always considered herself a minor character in her own life story, emerges as a heroine you'll laugh wiuth, cry with, and, most important, cheer for all the way.
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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ANother good Landvik book, but not my favorite


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