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User Review  - jack2410 - LibraryThing

Lots of things going on. Lots of people I could easily relate to. How's it going to turn out for Percy and for the others in the story? I love Percy's educated diction. Read full review

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User Review  - tjsjohanna - LibraryThing

At some point I began listening to this book, but coming back to it to read, I found the story rich - from Percy, main character, to Celestino, a minor supporting character, each has to confront the complacency in their lives and accept a more realistic view. Lovely. Read full review

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User Review  - CarmenMilligan - LibraryThing

My review: 4 looks I am giving this one 4 looks and not a full 5 because I had such high hopes for this book when I started it, only to feel a little flat from the middle to the end. I loved the witty ... Read full review

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User Review  - snash - LibraryThing

An intriguing tale of a family dealing with the curves offered by life, some of it seemingly far fetched and including more families than the primary one. Read full review

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User Review  - Betty.Ann.Beam - LibraryThing

I would highly recommend this book. It's not an entertaining page turner but the plot moves along fairly well. There are many interrelated characters in this book and sometimes Glass is guilty of too ... Read full review

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User Review  - nivramkoorb - LibraryThing

I have read all of Julia Glass's books and I thought that this one was the best. Although the cast of characters may have seemed excessive she eventually made it all work together. There were elements ... Read full review

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User Review  - KristySP - LibraryThing

I tried and abandoned "Three Junes," by this author, so I wasn't sure I'd enjoy this one. Turns out, Julia Glass's writing style and cast of characters was exactly what I wanted to read at the moment ... Read full review

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User Review  - elzbthp - LibraryThing

Seventy-year-old Percy Darling is an affable curmudgeon who enjoys swimming in his pond and cheerfully criticizing the neighbors in his well-to-do Massachusetts town. When he allows a high-end ... Read full review

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User Review  - judithrs - LibraryThing

THE WIDOWER’S TALE. Julia Glass. 2010. Glass also wrote The Three Junes for which she won the National Book Award. I think I enjoyed this book more, although the other one was great too. Seventy-year ... Read full review

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User Review  - pidgeon92 - LibraryThing

A wonderful story of family and relationships. It took me forever to read, but it was worth it. Read full review


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