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This was my first T.C. Boyle book, and I was very disappointed.
"When the Killing's Done" does not seem like the work of a well respected... Read more
Invasive species on a channel island, zealots with agendas, exciting sea adventure, something for us all. I found it hard to put down. TC Boyle tells a good tale with this book.Published 1 month ago by Meredith
Fairly weak story/plot that did not really get the environmental objective across. The character buildup was also too predictive.Published 2 months ago by Al Verna
Some of the most gorgeous nature writing I've read. I polished this book off in two days. Very compelling and beautiful.Published 3 months ago by Michelle
TC Boyle always shows us that being with other humans is not always easy. He adeptly captures the conflict between saving the environment by eliminating invasive species and just... Read morePublished 4 months ago by companyCEO
This novel has had a real life effect. "Imperiled Foxes on California Islands May Come Off Endangered List" NY Times 2015/3/11 "The recovery effort was controversial,... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Kathryn Pon
A quick read, nothing special. I know the islands well, and could only find a couple of factual errors, so he has done his homework on the background stuff.Published 6 months ago by George B. Roberts
I enjoyed this novel set in an area near where I lived. It seemed easy to feel that one knows some of the characters.Published 7 months ago by edincalifornia
A truly good read -- many memories of Santa Barbara and its environs.Published 8 months ago by Susan