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Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Joan Husmann - Goodreads

First novel, interesting premise, so-so execution. Readable but not unforgettable. Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

This is a bit of a roller coaster. There's a lot going on, much of it very upsetting. I was uncomfortable with the pacing, though. We'd spend pages and pages describing food and drink and then romp ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Brad Mclaws - Goodreads

Pretty good. It is about slavery in antebellum south. It has many twists of characters. It also struck me that you can only place such outrageous characters and interactions in a society with slavery. Such interactions between people in a modern setting would be ridiculous. Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Candy - Goodreads

Books regarding slavery and the inhumanity of man are always a difficult read. From our generation, it is always easy to say, "why didn't they do this.... or that....?" Not being able to really ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

I gave a hard time giving this book more stars. To me a 4-5 star book doesn't make me have nightmares or feel depressed. While I think this book was very well written, it was unpleasant at least half ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Carol Kroll - Goodreads

This is a story of a Virginia tobacco plantation as told through the eyes of white Lavinia who was orphaned on her voyage from Ireland and Belle, a slave who works in the kitchen house on the ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Cindy - Goodreads

Dissapointing... I felt like I had already read this story. Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Jen - Goodreads

The Kitchen House takes place in the late 18th century at a plantation house when slavery abounds. A young Irish girl named Lavinia loses both of her parents on board a ship crossing to America, and ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Catherine - Goodreads

this was a sad story. i like reading stories about the slaves...well...the ones where the slaves are treated like human beings and white people are nice and everyone gets along. this story catered to ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Nancy - Goodreads

I was bothered by the stereotypes in this book...especially the overseer Rankin and the character of Marshall. I thought it was a little like Uncle Tom's Cabin with sex thrown in for the modern ... Read full review


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