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Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Katerobinson - Goodreads

From the start, I did not like this book. I felt it was melodramatic and at first with the switching between time frames and characters, I had a hard time figuring it out who was who. Once I had that ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Deb - Goodreads

Melodramatic plantation era soap opera with stereo-typed characters and contrived, predictable writing. Yikes. I fail to understand why this book got such high reviews from people - unless they ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Tania - Goodreads

I had to stop reading this after getting less than a quarter of the way through. One awful thing was happening after another, what would lead the author to write about such awful things? If you want ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Helen Worcester - Goodreads

I wish I could better express just why this book is so bad. Many of the other reviews do a much better job. I am not a writer, but I know good writing when I read it and believe me this book is a real ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Jeanne Sturges - Goodreads

It's every character and caricature I've ever read in literature of antebellum south. It's every slave narrative, every stereotype, every possible plot line of every story ever written thrown together ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Natalie - Goodreads

This book is really, really, really sad. Every time I would sit down to read it, 13 tragedies would occur in the book and I would put it down completely traumatized and depressed almost to the point ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Donna Zigmont - Goodreads

I read this book because it came highly recommended from some of my friends.But I was disappointed with it.One critic said it blew Gone With The Wind out of the water.I'm sorry but I love Gone With ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Kim - Goodreads

Spoiler alert: This book had me rolling my eyes. Cliches, victim blaming, stereotypes,ugh. Even the excuse that this is historical fiction & that's how people thought, spoke and acted, is not enough ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Beth - Goodreads

I'm only 20% of the way through this book and am struggling. I'm actuallly thinking about not finishing it which is something I never do. Here's why -- the characters except for the main one Lavinia ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Queen Cole - Goodreads

I just reread this book and disliked it just as much the second time around. This author repeats phrases too often such as "I could tell by her tone" and "using her technique to change the topic." Her ... Read full review


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