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Review: The Lacuna

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Norah Piehl

Although her last fulllength novel released in 2000, it's not as if Barbara Kingsolver has just been sitting around for the past nine years. As her avid readers know, she recently moved to a new part of the country, took up farming, only ate local cuisine for a year, and wrote about the experience in her bestselling memoir, ANIMAL, VEGETABLE, MIRACLE. And, apparently, Kingsolver has been spending ... Read full review

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Review: The Lacuna

User Review  - thewanderingjew - Goodreads

This book is a powerful exposé of our country's experiences and eventual recovery from the time of the depression until after World War II, up to and including the McCarthy era. The reminder of the ... Read full review

Review: The Lacuna

User Review  - Jan Rice - Goodreads

This book had some amazing segments. I listened on audio and am going to have to buy a hard copy just for some of the quotes and observations. But even though it was wonderfully read by the author, it went on too long. I thought it would never end. Therefore it's hard for me to recommend it. Read full review

Review: The Lacuna

User Review  - Andy Miller - Goodreads

I usually love Kingsolver's books but I was disappointed with Lacuna. Part of Kingsolver's talent is making you feel like you know her characters and while there was some of that in the beginning and ... Read full review

Review: The Lacuna

User Review  - Krista - Goodreads

I tried & tried & tried to like this book...I am a huge Kingsolver fan so I expected it would grow into something wonderful. I liked the beginning, but once the main character was shipped off to the ... Read full review

Review: The Lacuna

User Review  - JZ NJ - Goodreads

Became a 'huge Kingsolver fan in the mid 90's when I read "The Bean Trees", and "Lacuna" did not disappoint. Sometimes books come along at the right time, I had seen the Frida Kahlo exhibit at the ... Read full review

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