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Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Cindy - Goodreads

This book kept my interest for the most part, but I found myself feeling angry at the main character. I wanted her to be stronger, to not let events paralyze her. I enjoyed the history in the book ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Nicole - Goodreads

I would give this novel 3 1/2 stars. Historical fiction is my favorite genre and I was very excited about this book. I would have rated it 5 stars up until close to the final chapters of the book, but ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Christine - Goodreads

I enjoyed this novel, though I was weary of reading a story largely about slavery written by a white woman. The writing reminded me in turns of Little House on the Prairie and Gone with the Wind, and ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Karolien - Goodreads

While looking at my book recommandations at Goodreads I came across this book. It is about human rights or either at the lack of them during the nineteenth century. This book has a very interesting ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Trina - Goodreads

A page-turner, and big book-club-pleaser, but it got kind of ridiculously stereotyped: nearly all the whites were horrible or dopey or both, and the blacks wise and loving. I liked it better than I ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Jeanette - Goodreads

A colleague suggested this book and I waited two months for my hold to come in. It was worth the wait. I LOVED this story! I spent my day off in my pjs finishing reading this story of Lavinia, a white ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Karen - Goodreads

A story of slavery, the quest for freedom and the complexity of families in the Deep South. A bit hard to follow at first but it was a nice easy read while traveling. Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

This was a very well written book, and it definitely held my attention. At the same time, though, it is absolutely horrible. That is to say, the content is quite disturbing; one horrible thing happens ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Jetta - Goodreads

2.5 stars? I dunno, it was sad, which I can handle but felt the characters weren't well fleshed out making it difficult to feel engrossed in the book. At the same time I understood and empathized with ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Camille - Goodreads

Mixed feelings about this book. I liked the storyline and the characters, esp those who lived in the kitchen house. However, at some point the plot contained so many dramatic occurrences involving one ... Read full review


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