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User Review  - BookConcierge - LibraryThing

3.5* Willa Fern (Sunny) Cochrane has been in prison for 5 years for shooting (not killing) her husband. She claims it was self-defense; he held a gun to her head and forced her to put her arm in a box ... Read full review

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User Review  - CasaBooks - LibraryThing

Chapter 21 - "Carmina Burana" - THAT is enough of a "hook" to get my interest. WNIU (Northern IL Univ. Public Radio) book of the month by Knox College English Professor. I have several other of his ... Read full review

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User Review  - samanthadeirdre - LibraryThing

I liked the idea of this book more than I actually liked the experience of reading the book. The basic premise is this: the snakewoman of the title is leaving prison as the story begins. She has spent ... Read full review

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User Review  - KAzevedo - LibraryThing

I very much enjoyed Sunny's story. The characters were interesting and well drawn, and I found the plot to be unique and interesting. Sunny grew to be a strong, competent woman, someone I would enjoy ... Read full review

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User Review  - luvlylibrarian - LibraryThing

For some reason, I was bored by this book. The "snake-woman" was a likeable enough character, who had many typical human failings. I think what bored me were all the little details. There were too ... Read full review

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User Review  - TimBazzett - LibraryThing

Right off-hand, I can't think of anything else I've read that's even remotely similar to Robert Hellenga's novel, SNAKEWOMAN OF LITTLE EGYPT. It's that unique. And it grabs you from page one and doesn ... Read full review

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This was a curiously uneven but interesting novel and I liked the guy's writing enough to go back & get two of his older books out of the library.

Review: Snakewoman of Little Egypt

User Review  - Kim Warma - Goodreads

This takes place in Illinois which allowed me special insight into the place. Also, I really loved what I learned about some of the charismatic religions. Writing was good, the story engaging. I recommend. Read full review

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User Review  - BedOfRoses - LibraryThing

Well written story with interesting characters. I plan to look for more Robert Hellenga books in the future! Read full review

Review: Snakewoman of Little Egypt

User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

Compelling ... needed that. Not very believable nor satisfying. Read full review


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