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User Review  - Emma_Manolis - LibraryThing

I must confess that I don't normally enjoy books that fall into the mystery genre. I've found that they are often too easy to figure out and the writing isn't always the best. While I figured out the ... Read full review

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User Review  - tututhefirst - LibraryThing

It's so hard to review a Louise Penny book without taking away from the prospective reader's upcoming experience. Her stories are a delight to every sense - physical and mental. I've read every book ... Read full review

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User Review  - jimgysin - LibraryThing

An enjoyable debut mystery, this is a contemporary story that reminded me very much of the classics. With a terrific setting of a small Quebec village and an assortment of interesting characters ... Read full review

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User Review  - aztwinmom - LibraryThing

Glass Houses is simply Louise Penny's best book (so far). Beginning with the strange, hooded figure simply standing on the village green of Three Pines, I was captivated. Penny's writing is lyrical ... Read full review

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User Review  - Beamis12 - LibraryThing

The less said the better since I don't want to give anything away, so my review will be very brief. I will say fans of this series will not be disappointed, this one may well be the best so far. A ... Read full review

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User Review  - LukeS - LibraryThing

In The Nature of the Beast, Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Sureté Québecois has become simply Monsieur Gamache, a retired officer. He has retreated to the remote and tiny village of Three Pines ... Read full review

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User Review  - EvaW - LibraryThing

I've been encouraged by several people to read Penney's books - I was told I have to start with #1, but this one came into my hands and I ignored advice and read it. The first couple of chapters were challenging as all the characters were new to me, but once I got into it, I was engrossed! Read full review

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User Review  - anglophile65 - LibraryThing

I gave it 130 pgs. It was ok but didn't engross me. If it had been 250 pages I may have stayed with it, but 500 - I decided to read something else. Read full review

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User Review  - tjsjohanna - LibraryThing

I like Inspector Gamache and the mystery definitely kept me guessing - I loved the clue that gave it all away. One of the interesting aspects of the story was how narrative can be so far from the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Doondeck - LibraryThing

Gamache is a gentle but determined police official. Enjoyed the way he participated with the social life in Three Pines. Read full review


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