From Library Journal
- Thomas L. Kilpatrick, Southern Illinois Univ. at Carbondale Lib.
Copyright 1992 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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I enjoyed the book and would recommend it to readers who like a good character study'Published 9 days ago by Ethel Kubitz
While not up to Bel Canto greatness, this is still Ann Patchett and you can't go wrong. I was left feeling like I wanted to know more about what happened to these characters. Read morePublished 23 days ago by Sksg
Ann Patchett uses only the essential language to tell her stories. She creates compassion early for intriguing characters. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
A book that all members agreed was thought provoking and enjoyable, it stimulated quite the discussion about the damage secret keeping does to individuals and the family structure... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Bethany Perry
I enjoyed the 3 person perspective. Was not thrilled with the ending though. I wish one of the men would have had a backbone. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Debbie Parquette
I was distressed by this novel but couldn't put it down. Sometimes Patchett's tearing apart and putting back together of families is very pleasant and sometimes it seems cruel. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Jellicle Girl
The author devised her story in to three parts, with two of them narrated, while the last in the first person. This works wellPublished 2 months ago by karl kastorf
Great characters, great plot. The story held my interest; so many just put me to sleep! I would highly recommend.Published 2 months ago by jewels