Kathie C. (readingirl) - Reviews

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Bel Canto
Bel Canto
Author: Ann Patchett
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 12/19/2011


Riveting from start to finish, especially for someone who's spent time in South America. Ann Patchett's way with words and ability to create characters who are human make fiction enjoyable for someone who generally avoids it!


The Birth of Venus
The Birth of Venus
Author: Sarah Dunant
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 12/19/2011


Great beach read!


The Decline and Fall of Practically Everybody : Great Figures of History Hilariously Humbled
Review Date: 10/14/2012


Well researched and funny! I thoroughly enjoyed it!!


In the Company of the Courtesan
In the Company of the Courtesan
Author: Sarah Dunant
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 12/19/2011


Great beach read!


Letters of a Woman Homesteader (Women of the West)
Letters of a Woman Homesteader (Women of the West)
Author: Elinore Pruitt Stewart
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 12/28/2011


The book is written in letters from Elinore to her former employer, and she is a natural storyteller. Enjoy!


The Nazi Officer's Wife: How One Jewish Woman Survived the Holocaust
The Nazi Officer's Wife: How One Jewish Woman Survived the Holocaust
Author: Edith H. Beer
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 11/19/2012
Helpful Score: 1


Amazing story! Lots of details that help you understand how much of the population felt constantly on edge during this time.


One Day
One Day
Author: David Nicholls
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 4/1/2012


Fantastic from beginning to end!


Titanic Survivor
Titanic Survivor
Author: John Maxtone-Graham, Violet Jessop
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/22/2012


Excellent book! Violet Jessup had a fascinating life, and she is a great storyteller. Enjoy!


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