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Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Gentle. Nuanced. Expert. There's a mastery in Tyler's prose that makes me feel comfortable to sit back and let her guide me through. And I always love the small surprises along the way, especially ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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As all of Anne Tyler's books the characters are a delight. However the plot felt less developed than the characters. It was an interesting juxtaposition where you knew the characters first as seniors then later as young teens and early adults. Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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2.5 stars. People actually really like Anne Tyler and her novels about family? Could someone please explain to me why? I read this for a bookclub. Fortunately, I made it to the meeting and therefore got something out of finishing this book. Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Earlier 'version' of To Kill A Mockingbird, similar story told over longer timeframe and through the girl's eyes with focus on her growing up emotionally and coming to terms with the South and being Southern Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Well, this was not my favorite Anne Tyler book. The story left me feeling sad and empty. This family looked so good from the outside but as their lives were revealed, there was just a lot of sadness ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I loved it! The author moves back and forth through several years and tells a great story that anyone with some "crazy" in their family can appreciate! Very entertaining! Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Every family has a story, every family has drama, secrets, intrigues and a lot of unexplainable behavior. This book is just another story of another family. I personally don't find these kinds of ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Chose this book, because of tricky cover. It said Pulitzer Prize winner, but I didn't notice that it was printed under the author, rather than under the title. So, Ann Tyler won the Pulitzer Prize ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Another wonderful book about family. The story isn't told chronologically, so, as a reader I kept changing my mind about people and situations. June 2016 Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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A wonderfully and intricately woven story about a multi-generational family that's spun in just the most delightful way. Loved this! Read full review


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