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Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Jacquelyn - Goodreads

This book was good. The whole plot, moral, and theme was very good. I felt as if it had more potential though. I think the time span of this book was vast. It might have been too much to incorporate ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Julia - Goodreads

This book kept my attention-- I read the whole thing quickly. The writing and the character development was nothing to write home about. I had to go back to reread parts and check on who was narrating ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Katherine - Goodreads

This one started out so strong! Then somewhere about two thirds in, it devolved into sort of a soap opera type melodrama. Which sounds terrible to say about a book depicting the lives of black slaves ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Pamela - Goodreads

I liked the idea. I liked the writing style. But overall it didn't quite deliver. It's depressing, which is understandable, but yet not inspiring. Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Laura Gelinas - Goodreads

3.5 stars The Kitchen House takes you back to a dark time in American history to the slaves that shaped it's past. Lavinia and Belle each tell their stories as the book unfolds, but I just couldn't ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Eileen - Goodreads

Ms. Grissom set herself an ambitious agenda, covering many years of the lives of these southern slave-era characters. By necessity the story moves along at a fast clip. The style is rather formal in ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Natalie - Goodreads

I would say this is a 3.5 I enjoyed it. The story was long even though it wasn't a very long book. I find these times so harrowing, yet very interesting. I just read House Girl at Christmas time and this reminded me of the story in that book. Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Marsha - Goodreads

This novel revolved around slavery and plantation life at the turn of the eighteenth century. It was told from the points of view of two women. Lavinia, a white, indentured servant was brought home by ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Janet Knight - Goodreads

The story kept my interest. The end was sort of wild. Characters are well developed. Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Rosebud - Goodreads

Read this for one of my book clubs and it is a good book. This book is different from a lot of books about slavery, in that the main character is actually an orphaned Irish girl who arrives in ... Read full review


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