Review: The Island

Editorial Review - - Bronwyn Miller

After her daughter's broken engagement and the news that her daughter's exfiancé has died in a rock climbing accident, Birdie Cousins rallies her troops around the wounded Chess and embarks on a monthlong getaway to tranquil Tuckernuck Island, just off the coast of Nantucket, to the family cottage that has sat abandoned for many years. Birdie, in her 50s and recently divorced, has been getting her ... Read full review

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User Review  - sunnydrk - LibraryThing

A summer on a remote island filled with revelations and secrets - mothers, daughters, sisters (oh and a man or 2). Ms. Hilderbrand weaves a lovely story. Her characters are enjoyable and at points I loved and loathed each one. Read full review

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User Review  - BookConcierge - LibraryThing

Book on CD read by Denise Hicks This is just a sappy soap opera set on Tuckernuck Island off Nantucket. Everyone is wealthy. Everyone is unhappy in love, OR, has fallen instantly in love (possibly ... Read full review

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