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Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

User Review  - Kassandra - Goodreads

This is a beautiful, real love story that takes place in the early 1900s. It spans a lifetime and generations of family. Elements of history are woven throughout and it paints a vivid picture of what ... Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

User Review  - Brenda Sorrels - Goodreads

This is a epic novel, a kind of love story that covers two generations of Italian immigrants and is based on the lives of the author's grandparents. I found myself reading a couple of chapters every ... Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

User Review  - Ling - Goodreads

I can't for the life of me figure out who recommended this book to me! It is a little longer than it needs to be, but given its many descriptions as "an epic love story" I didn't mind so much. I can ... Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

User Review  - Kim - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book but it left me longing for more at the end. I like books that have tidy endings and this didn't quite give me that. But still a good book Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

User Review  - Ann Cardosi - Goodreads

I loved this book; it was so much more than I expected. I often avoid books that I am told are"love stories". I usually find them to be schmaltzy, prototypical books with little depth or structure ... Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

A lovely homage to family and beauty, which are "...the only two things that matter, because in the end that's what sustains you. Your family gathers around you and shores you up while the beauty ... Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

User Review  - Jamie Christensen - Goodreads

I loved this book. It had enough history, heart ache, love and stupidity to keep me interested almost the whole time. The book did start out slow enough that I wasn't sure I was going to keep reading it but by page 50 I adored the characters and didn't want to put it down. Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

User Review  - Rachelle - Goodreads

Epic tale (like a movie) starts in Italian Alps- throw in some twists - it was a good clean escape, didn't change my life but it was entertaining. Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

User Review  - Kathy Ginocchio - Goodreads

I ended up really liking this book and being super connected to the characters. But it took me over a month to read it and it was slow going at first. I had a hard time getting drawn into the story ... Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

User Review  - Connie - Goodreads

This made me want to return to Italy. I had forgotten how much I enjoyed her work. I may have to reread her "Big Stone Gap" books. Read full review


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