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Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Fred Howard - Goodreads

The Kitchen House is a well done period piece of the antebellum South. While the plot is a bit far fetched and melodramatic, its well researched, well written, and certainly builds suspense. Placing a ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Nancy Gillies - Goodreads

I agree with those who have described the story as melodramatic. It seems harsh to judge a book based on real historical accounts this way, but it did seem as though the author was trying to include ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Mary Cummings - Goodreads

If there's such thing as a book that's both difficult to read and, at the same time, impossible to put down, then this book is it. (If you're looking for a feel-good summer read, this isn't it ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Emily Gray - Goodreads

Good story, but the writing made me feel disconnected from the characters. Even though they suffered through tragic circumstances and events, I never felt emotionally sucked in as I have with other books. Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Heather Hoffman - Goodreads

This would've been 4-5 stars for me because nearly all the way through, I thought it was a remarkable story - a page turner filled with wonderful character development, a rich and emotional storyline ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Tori - Goodreads

Read it for book club and I didn't like it; so depressing and characters were confusing Read full review

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User Review  - Julia - Goodreads

I have read many novels about slavery and they are usually much alike. This one was a bit different in that one of the narrators is a 7 year old,white girl who was orphaned while aboard a ship from ... Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Lamandra - Goodreads

It's ridiculous to expect a book written from the perspective of a slave and an indentured servant to be uplifting, but this one was just utterly depressing. Also, I didn't feel this book set itself apart from the many other fictional accounts of life on the plantation that I've read. Read full review

The Kitchen House

User Review  - akaelsa1 - Overstock.com

This book was not only a very good read but so informative about a time period of life that we will never experience. Read full review

Review: The Kitchen House

User Review  - Susan Wright - Goodreads

Reminded me of The Help minus the humor. Great read Read full review


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