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User Review  - EmScape - LibraryThing

Rose Mae Lolley, AKA Ro Grandee and others, is told by a gypsy woman at the airport that she'd better kill her husband before he kills her. The gypsy's not just pulling stuff out of the air. Thom ... Read full review

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User Review  - askum - LibraryThing

This was a pretty interesting book to read and it kept my attention the whole time. I found this is one of the better books to read about domestic abuse with a pretty good ending. I'll be passing this one on to a friend to read for sure. Read full review

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User Review  - burnit99 - LibraryThing

I've read several novels now that feature abused housewives, and there is a pretty common pattern in which we see how the couple met and married, how the abuse started and escalated, and how the wife ... Read full review

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User Review  - BALE - LibraryThing

Rating: 3 stars Backseat Saints is read by the author, Joshilyn Jackson. She has the perfect voice and intonation for her narrator-protagonist, Rose Mae Lolley. She makes her come alive in a fun and ... Read full review

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User Review  - RidgewayGirl - LibraryThing

I wasn't expecting much from this book, but I wanted something diverting and not too demanding to read and Joshilyn Jackson's book looked like it'd fit that description. What I found was indeed ... Read full review

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User Review  - smileydq - LibraryThing

I came into this book with high hopes - I've loved Jackson's previous novels and was looking forward to another gripping story. I was not disappointed. From the start, the plot grabs you, while ... Read full review

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User Review  - tututhefirst - LibraryThing

Joshilynn Jackson writes so realistically that the reader is instantly in the story. Rose Mae Lolly is a character we first met in Jackson's earlier novel Gods in Alabama. In that work, Rose Mae plays ... Read full review

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User Review  - WeeziesBooks - LibraryThing

Backyard Saints was a difficult book to read in that it dealt with a prevalent problem that exists all around us. The problem of abuse and neglect. The main character Rose Mae Lolly is an abused wife ... Read full review

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User Review  - anovelsource1 - LibraryThing

Reading Backseat Saints was like jumping into Mr. Toad's Wild Ride at Disney and forgetting to buckle in! In true Joshilyn Jackson form, her heroine has a pitch-perfect Southern voice oozing honey and ... Read full review

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I think this book does an excellent job of helping people put some black and white to emotions that are running in the grey.


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