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User Review  - joyhclark - LibraryThing

I would have given this book 4 stars had it been about 200 pages shorter. An enjoyable read, but there were points where it felt that the author could have stopped and picked up the story in another book. Read full review

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User Review  - Daniel.Estes - LibraryThing

A few years back my wife received this book as a gift and just recently I picked it up because I was in the mood for something epic. "I think you'll like it," she said to me. "Well, did you like it ... Read full review

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User Review  - sberson - LibraryThing

This is a very readable book, but there is just too much! Many characters, a plot that goes on for a century. But good light reading. UI wonder if I will read the sequels. Read full review

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User Review  - lushrain - LibraryThing

not as strong as the passage but interesting. for a book that started in a sort of plausible reality it is getting a bit too spiritually weird to me. Read full review

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User Review  - KRoan - LibraryThing

Sometimes tedious, sometimes exciting. The characters are well developed, and the invented, post-apocalyptic world has integrity in its detail. Well researched. Should appeal to the paranoid, but not so much the Twilight fans. These ain't your "Edward-ain" vampires. Read full review

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User Review  - soireadthisbooktoday - LibraryThing

It is a shame that Cronin had such a great book going in the first 200 pages - then simply killed off his character and started a whole new book 100 years in the future. Maybe he should have written a ... Read full review

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User Review  - sageness - LibraryThing

I keep trying to think what to say about this that does it justice. On a basic level, it's like what you'd get if you threw half a dozen Stephen King novels in a blender and skimmed off most of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - olegalCA - LibraryThing

Very long! I'm not sure the length was necessary to tell the story - at times I stopped reading and began scanning due to boredom. Read full review

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User Review  - Tarklovishki - LibraryThing

I am going to have to read this book again just to get everything to sink in, especially since I skim-read some of it. Read full review

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User Review  - kwbridge - LibraryThing

I wish there were half stars as I would give this a 3.5. Read full review


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