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Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Iyanna - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book. It was quite the page turner. A lot of tragedy which I see turned a lot of readers off. To me, none of it was unbelievable for the time. I've read a lot about slavery, but nothing ... Read full review

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User Review  - Victoria Dougherty - Goodreads

I want to start out by saying that the premise of this book is so fascinating. It looks at the life of a white, indentured servant girl living as a slave in the American south in the early nineteenth ... Read full review

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User Review  - Betsie - Goodreads

A really good story about early 19th century slaves and indentured servant. I thought at times it was a bit on the dramatic, but really moved along and kept me reading. Read full review

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User Review  - Dyan Barbeau - Goodreads

I read this book in a day. I couldn't put it down. The story is riveting from start to finish; the characters are richly developed and the brutality in parts is balanced with the power of family and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Amy Dohemann - Goodreads

Couldn't put it down. Great story. Read full review

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User Review  - Lori Nakagawa - Goodreads

This book is the author's first, and while it may not be "great literature" I think that it does have appeal for readers. The book tackles more mature themes examining issues of class, race and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brenda Overschmidt - Goodreads

This book left me in quite a melancholy state. There was just one tragedy followed by another. Although Marshall turned out to be a monster, he can't really be blamed since he was living as an adult what he learned as a child. The Kitchen House is a heart-wrenching story. Read full review

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User Review  - Chrissalas - Goodreads

Irish immigrant girl orphaned aboard ship made to work as indentured servant in kitchen house of tobacco farm alongside slaves. Develops life-long family ties with those around her. Great characters, sorry to come to the end of the book. Read full review

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User Review  - Karla - Goodreads

Significantly adds another element in understanding how slave-era families coped. Quick read - you will get to know the characters intimate which makes it hard to put down. Read full review


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