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Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Interesting characters, good, involved story. It always takes me about half the book to get the rhythm of her writing! Then, it goes smoothly. Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Classic Tyler, and a very satisfying ending. She'd said this novel would be her last and it had that feel. Would be a perfect note to end on, if she does actually stop. Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Anne Tyler at her absolute best. Poignant, sharp and haunting. I wish I knew the magic that allows Tyler to write about characters that at first glance seem to not have anything particular going for ... Read full review

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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Another Anne Tyler family to meet and thank for being both extraordinary & just every day folks trying to get through raising a family, accepting shortcomings & the behaviors that can be less than ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I liked it, did not love it. I feel like Anne Tyler keeps writing the same books over and over again: Normal family interacting and doing daily stuff who have a few secrets which come out and have ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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Thirty percent into the book and I was wondering why it seems that it reads more like reporting events and people in a family. Isolated apparently unrelated events, though interesting by themselves ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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This is a simple, slow moving story of 4 generations of a family.The characters are not especially relatable, and the surprises are not compelling. It kept my interest though. Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I'm glad I read this book, although it was a bit underwhelming. It was like living with a family, sometimes dull and non-eventful, and other times little explosions of information would fall into your ... Read full review

Review: A Spool of Blue Thread

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I really like Anne Tyler and this book held my interest but was very scattered. I got rather lost in it! Read full review


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