The Good Thief by Hannah Tinti (Audiobook CD)

I will confess to mixed feelings about this one. The characters were really well done and the story was creative and had enough twists and turns to keep you reading. But I am not really a big fan of historical fiction and the mixing of styles was just a tad off for me. The gothic campiness wore thin at times even as the narrator did an excellent job of brining the characters to life.

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The Good Thief by Hannah Tinti (Audiobook CD)

I will confess to mixed feelings about this one. The characters were really well done and the story was creative and had enough twists and turns to keep you reading. But I am not really a big fan of historical fiction and the mixing of styles was just a tad off for me. The gothic campiness wore thin at times even as the narrator did an excellent job of brining the characters to life.

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Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones

Cover of Mister Pip I spent last week recovering from a nasty virus that swept through our family with much devastation.  And as a result I am falling farther and farther behind in my reviews, so I wanted to post a review/discussion of Mister Pip which I picked up at a library sale recently to start the week off. I will admit to some difficulty getting my thoughts down on this one, but I must push on if I am to get anything done.  I enjoyed the book but just can’t seem to organize my...

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Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones

Cover of Mister Pip I spent last week recovering from a nasty virus that swept through our family with much devastation.  And as a result I am falling farther and farther behind in my reviews, so I wanted to post a review/discussion of Mister Pip which I picked up at a library sale recently to start the week off. I will admit to some difficulty getting my thoughts down on this one, but I must push on if I am to get anything done.  I enjoyed the book but just can’t seem to organize my...

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