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This book was a good easy read about wwII. It was an interesting and original idea about the war, however, I gave it only three stars because I just didn't feel too connected with... Read morePublished 1 month ago by tonna d irick
The masters of art and those that help us understand them are such a gift. I could almost visualize the pieces when she was taking the children around. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Barbara Turner
I've just read The Madonnas of Leningrad for the second time and remain convinced Marina herself is one of the Madonnas. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
Good story of flashbacks to WWII in Russia at the Hermitage Art Museum. Interesting way to develop the disease of Alzheimers while recalling the events to save the art during the... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Serious Serenity
The novel was exquisite to read: the "holes" in the story reflected the protagonist's state of mind; the images of each portrait were woven into the subsequent sections of story;... Read morePublished 3 months ago by 209MaryB
wonderful story about memory and survival. during the siege of leningrad in world war ii, a woman who had been a docent in the hermitage remains, reciting to herself the details of... Read morePublished 3 months ago by C. Holland
Engaging story of a young Russian woman who endured the horrors of WWII in Leningrad. Her love of art as a docent working at the Hermitage, then saving the art from destruction... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Kathy
Once in a while a novel comes along that is educational and historic all beautifully meshed together in the telling of a wonderful story. Debra Dean's novel is such a book. Read morePublished 5 months ago by R. E. Cooke