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Review: A Patchwork Planet

User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

I'm a fan of Anne Tyler. I like her quirky characters--I often identify with their foibles. She has what I think of as an "easy going everyday" sense of humor. I love how she weaves descriptions of ... Read full review

Review: A Patchwork Planet

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

Barnaby Gaitlin is his family's black sheep. He was a bad teenager and after his parents helped bail him out of trouble. they hold it over his adult head constantly. Barnaby is employed by Rent-a-Back ... Read full review

Review: A Patchwork Planet

User Review  - Ginny Messina - Goodreads

This is classic Anne Tyler—with a protagonist who is divorced and somewhat adrift and finds himself involved with a not especially pretty or glamorous, but very self-possessed woman. It brought to ... Read full review

Review: Anne Tyler: Three Complete Novels: A Patchwork Planet * Ladder of Years * Saint Maybe

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One of the best character crafters American writing has ever produced. Superb! Read full review

Review: Anne Tyler: Three Complete Novels: A Patchwork Planet * Ladder of Years * Saint Maybe

User Review  - Joyce Sigler - Goodreads

One of the best character crafters American writing has ever produced. Superb! Read full review

Review: A Patchwork Planet

User Review  - Susan - Goodreads

Oh, my, oh, my, I loved this book, although I can't exactly say why. I just know I read it several times and it spoke to me, but I'm not sure what it said to me or about me. Read full review

Review: A Patchwork Planet

User Review  - Brenda - Goodreads

It was sweet and adorable---another great read from Anne Tyler. In fact, it's my favorite of hers since Breathing Lessons. Read full review

Review: A Patchwork Planet

User Review  - Jacqui - Goodreads

This was during my Anne Tyler phase. Read full review

Review: A Patchwork Planet

User Review  - Kirsty Darbyshire - Goodreads

I could write exactly the same non-review as I did of the first of Anne Tyler's books that I read: The Accidental Tourist. Except that I hit it off with this one from the first page and knew I was ... Read full review

Review: A Patchwork Planet

User Review  - Kw - Goodreads

Interesting story about a complex character, told with skill. It frustrated me that Barnaby was so resistant to growing up - grooming, dressing nicely, completing his education - but the characterizations are well-developed and the novel is compelling. Read full review


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