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"Hill's detail is astonishing, her images captivating. URSULA,UNDER is not short on entertainment." -- Detroit Free Press
It is a wonderful book; and I'm still searching for another book that will give me the same, warm, fuzzy feeling I had when I finished this one.
Engaging characters take us on a fascinating trip through family history, reminding us that the past does matter, and the stories of our ancestor affect us today.
Ingrid Hill breathes life into this book in a way that creates extremely strong characters -- I often thought of them even when I wasn't reading.
This is a wonderfully constructed and absorbing novel about a little girl who falls down an abandoned mine shaft. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Liz
I really enjoyed this book and am surprised that it is not more widely known. The book made me realize how we all have an unknown ancestral history which is critical to anyone's... Read morePublished 15 months ago by L. Knits
I read this book back when it first came out, and although I have read many novels since then, this remains one of my favorites. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Meghan
Someone else recommended this book to the club. I do not know why. Rarely do I abandon a book before I finish reading. I did this one.Published on September 30, 2012 by Prosilio
Reading that Audrey Niffenegger thought this book "absorbing" was a major reason for starting to read this book. Unfortunately, it was not enough reason to finish it. Read morePublished on November 4, 2010 by Ein Kunde
I loved all the stories interwoven together in this book. I was sad when each chapter ended. That is until the last chapter... Read morePublished on August 27, 2010 by Yankee2NY
I read a lot of historical fiction, and I also read to be entertained. This book "fit the bill". It also made me stop and think, now and then.Published on May 31, 2010 by Joe Hohmann
What a great read! It took about 50 pages but once I was there, I was hooked. I love a book that asks a great question and then goes about building an answer. Read morePublished on March 20, 2010 by lifeo'books
I had high expectations for this novel since the story line was original and fascinating. However, I felt that I had to force myself along to read the upcoming chapters, hoping it... Read morePublished on January 2, 2010 by Channibus