From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1996 Reed Business Information, Inc.
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I lived around Baltimore for 10 years and love everything about it. Lippman writes Baltimore like it's a character in the book and it makes me feel like I'm at home- I can smell... Read morePublished 15 hours ago by V. Eaton
I love Tess Monaghan, with all her faults and shortcomings. She's elegantly real, and full of the kinks and stumbles that affect us all. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Robert Schilling
The author firmly places the events in a Baltimore she knows intimately--tired, old, and disheveled. Read morePublished 6 days ago by Luann Bennett
Literate, witty, but not too self absorbed. The characters read as real folks, people I could have met, might have met when I lived there.
Well told story, believable. Read more
I enjoyed this book. The location has a special place in my heart, especially the BRC boathouse since I experimented with crew my freshman year at Loyola. Read morePublished 12 days ago by Megan M. Timmins
This book would definitely have benefited from an editor's pruning - waaaaay too long, too many things happening that did not advance the plot. Read morePublished 13 days ago by Amazon Customer
Baltimore is my hometown so I guess I am biased. The places and neighborhoods were real so I guess this helped me to enjoy it which was a plus for the writing was good.Published 13 days ago by Joe S
Tess is a good protagonist. I look forward to joining her in more adventures.Published 15 days ago by Sqwirl