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Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I enjoyed the book and thought the writing was lovely, although I just didn't really know where it was going. Even after reading it, I kind of feel like, what was the point? Just a story about family ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I get what they all say about Anne Tyler. Her narration weaves through you seamlessly. No start or end its just so natural. It's an easy and beautiful heart-warming fireside yarn. That's the style. As ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Nice. Me and Anne go way back. She was really good with this one. The stuff of real life: Family tension, aging, change and transitions and memory loss. But I really was sorry it ended. Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Two stories intertwined around a house - the parents of four grown children and their interactions, especially with one child/sibling who is inconsiderate and yet so demanding most of the time and the ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I was actually disappointed in this book. I expected an interesting family saga but the book seemed somewhat tired and disjointed. The characters lacked any real depth and I found it hard to feel ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I will finish this audio book later today, but want to give it props while I'm in here. I really enjoy the storyline of A Spool of Blue Thread. however, I wish it had started at the beginning and gone ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Like most of Anne Tyler's work this is a story about a family and its deeper psychology. The Whitshanks live an ordinary, if fairly wealthy, life in Baltimore, though they think of themselves as ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I really enjoyed reading this, although there is more than enough drama in this family I felt like it's very honest and relatable. the description of the house was so detailed and the colours in this ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I enjoy her books! Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - skavlanj - LibraryThing

Not her best. I got halfway through, then accidentally left it on a plane and never bothered getting a replacement. Read full review


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