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Review: Green Dolphin Street

User Review  - Ian Burns - Goodreads

One of my top three books. The blurb is accurate, for once! Intriguing plot and characters, beautifully written, superlative similes. Read full review

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User Review  - Carolyn - Goodreads

I read (most) of this book as a teen, and enjoyed it very much, but it was borrowed and I did not get to finish it. It is nice to have closure. It is lovingly told, as are all of Elizabeth Goudge's books, with beautiful prose. Read full review

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User Review  - Patricia - Goodreads

This book is not for the casual reader. It's a classic love story about two sisters, Marianne and Marguerite, in love with the same man. After many years and several continents separate them, the two ... Read full review

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User Review  - Deborah - Goodreads

A novel about humans as wanderer, lover and saint. It is rare in that it is simple (everyday experiences) and rings true yet reaches the highest quality of philosophical musings. "The visionary is a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Carinne Gee - Goodreads

I've been meaning to read this one for years. It's one of my mother's favorites. I enjoyed it, but I didn't love it until the end. This was a great character sketch. I loved seeing how they developed ... Read full review

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User Review  - Bridget Blanton - Goodreads

I am a fan of Elizabeth Goudge, but this is not my favorite book … While she still writes so beautifully throughout the novel, I grew tired of Marianne's obsession with the object of her desire. On ... Read full review

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User Review  - Suzanne Johnson - Goodreads

One of my favorite books. Read full review

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User Review  - Westcoastsusan - Goodreads

Wonderful book about the subtle, long-term rewards of living an honourable life Read full review

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User Review  - Ana Maria - Goodreads

Loved it! Loved it! Loved it! I've always felt as strong as Scarlett O'Hara, but Marianne is an even stronger woman. She may have trampled down many people, but she fought really hard to be happy. As I said: I loved it!. Read full review

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User Review  - Emily Sears - Goodreads

This is one of those old books that could never be published now due to its fanciful language and overly-described settings. I enjoyed it. Read full review

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All reviews - 64