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User Review  - gayla.bassham - LibraryThing

Oh, I wanted to like this, but even my fascination with the Titanic wasn't enough to make me enjoy this book. The characters are cardboard--Tess and Pinky, in particular, are quite Mary-Sue-esque--and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tess_Elizabeth - LibraryThing

I really wanted to like this book because the concept was so interesting, but the writing just wasn't there to support it. The story centers on Tess Collins, a young service woman from England ... Read full review

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User Review  - jarvenpa - LibraryThing

Alas, for me this did not live up to its promise. I was onboard, so to speak, for the first third of the book, engaged by the main character, interested in the others. And okay, boom, Titantic sinks ... Read full review

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User Review  - FemmeFare - LibraryThing

The story had potential, but I found the writing distracting. The dialogue seemed too contemporary for historical fiction, and I didn't connect with the characters. Read full review

Review: The Dressmaker: A Novel

User Review  - KKJ - Goodreads

DNF - just never captured me. I'll probably try again. Read full review

Review: The Dressmaker: A Novel

User Review  - Brittany (BookWorm4Ever) - Goodreads

This book was more focused on the aftermath of the Titanic rather than the sinking itself. It was interesting to read a fictional account of the US White Star Line hearings, but the characters felt cliche and predictable. Read full review


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