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User Review  - mrstreme - LibraryThing

When we hear about the "labor force" of the antebellum South, we often hear about enslaved Africans, forced to work the land in an unimaginably oppressive life. Kathleen Grissom, in her debut novel ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Ronya - Goodreads

I really need to stop with the death and destruction. If you've seen the movie Precious, where you just watch minute by minute wondering what else could go wrong, you know how this book will make you ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - carrie - Goodreads

I know everyone loves this one, but it fell flat for me. It definitely is plot driven and that kept me going, but I could not get emotionally invested in the characters. When I read the prologue I had ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Kristin - Goodreads

Good book...but depressing. I kept waiting for the happiness, I guess I'm a sucker for happy endings, and love stories. Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Alvana - Goodreads

Some parts of this book were very disturbing, but I liked the overall story. It seems like a well-researched book of the lack of rights that blacks and women had in the early 18th century. Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Tracy - Goodreads

Heard this is better than The Help Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Paula - Goodreads

Quite liked this one. I gave this three stars due to the disturbing content in the book. I felt that the author took events in the book over the top and made it a bit unbelievable. However, it was a ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Kazia Trujillo - Goodreads

A strong beginning and middle with great character growth. Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Joanie - Goodreads

I liked this but didn't love it. When I finally got a chance to spend some time reading I did get into the story but I found myself somewhat annoyed by all the drama and tragedy. Yes, I know it was a ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Lynn - Goodreads

It started out so well, then became almost of different story. The drama came across as a soap opera. Read full review


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