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Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I kept waiting for this book to satisfy me on some level. It never did. I did not find a single character enjoyable or one that I wanted to care about. I was shocked when I reached the end to find it was the end! Holy abrupt endings Batman! Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Hated it. The characters in this book are very dull and boring. The story such as it was had zero interest to it. Everyone was just to flat no character development. Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I initially had been looking forward to reading A Spool of Blue Thread as it has been on my To-Be-Read list for quite some time now. I wish I had left this in the Never-To-Read list because it was so ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I have no clue how this awful book was Man Booker Prize Nominee and Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Fiction (2015). It is so boring, as boring as The Interestings. The family saga, of a vain ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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A very well written book that has absolutely no point to it. I was very disappointed that the story led nowhere.. Feel like I got fooled! Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Boring. Very slow and god knows what is the purpose of this book.Even with a slow book I usually stay patient but with this one i almost started snoring.I just couldn't push myself beyond 1/4th of the book. It might be for people who like family sagas and have more patience than me. Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I have been a fan of Anne Tyler in the past, but I found this book unreadable and irritating. It is full of small inconsequential conversations and cliches. I got to the middle and simple could not read another page. Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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This book ranks amongst the dullest that I have ever read. The story ambles through four generations of the very average and forgettable Whitshank family. When Red Whitshank falls ill his four ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I really did not like any of the characters and felt cheated out of the time I spent reading this book. Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I cannot fathom what people liked about this book. It went on and on and there was no protagonist, leaving me to feel totally I invested in any of the obnoxious characters. The anthesis of "The Boston ... Read full review


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