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I look forward to more books from this author!
I highly recommend this, not only to gen fiction and historical fiction readers, but to anyone who enjoys a well-written, interesting, and entertaining book.
I loved the author's writing, giving Susan a voice that is both raucous and funny, as well as tender and sweet.
Interesting. Seemed realistic. Liked the main character. Learned a lot about wet nursing. Reminded me a lot of Downton Abbey PBS series.Published 4 days ago by Kindle Customer
Good read for a winter afternoon! The ending was a little disappointing, it seems as if it was left open for a possible second book.Published 11 days ago by moonbeams26
I picked this up at a book sale somewhere and promptly put it on the bottom of the pile to be read and mostly forgotten about. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Barbarino
This supposedly delightful narrator annoyed me no end with her ridiculous decisions, especially those that kept putting her babies in harm's way!Published 7 months ago by Karol Andersson
An easy read about a wet nurse and also why certain women are in need of their services. Our Reader's Club selection which we all enjoyed.Published 8 months ago by Eileen Masterson
I always wondered how the job of wet nursing was accomplished and had no idea that a woman could end up being forced to wean her own baby from her breast so that she could feed the... Read morePublished 8 months ago by cjhxbuff
I'll admit. I don't enjoy reading. I never have. I read well, and I read a lot (mostly researching) but I was always an odd duckling in my family of AVID readers. (Um, hello? Read morePublished 11 months ago by Cati Holker
An unforgettable story needs an unforgettable protagonist, and Susan Rose does not lack for memorable qualities—she’s round, lusty, busty, humorous, brave, full of heart and... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Christine Beth Reish