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Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

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For book club. They felt the same way--basically, overly descriptive, predictable, flat, far too many coincidences to be believed. The author is an extremely popular writer. Life's unfair. Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

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The author did a great job of transporting the reader back in time and to different locations. Lovely story that reminded me at times of my own love story. Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

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I couldn't feel for these characters too much - it dragged on too long, and ended with a sudden abrupt ending. Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

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I love Adriana Trigiani's writing. I listened to this book and could not stop. I wanted more as soon as it ended. Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

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Enjoyed the story regarding early American immigrants from Italy. Ciro seems almost a bit too perfect physically except for his weakness for women, which is accepted as no big deal and totally fine. I ... Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

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I loved this story and the people in it. I read it while I was home, and listened to it on CD when I was in the car, and I miss these characters already. Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

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I enjoy reading historical fiction saga books. The two main characters Enza and Ciro were likeable and well developed. Their story was engaging and well developed. My only complaint with the book is ... Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

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I tried reading this a while back and got bogged down, didn't enjoy it. This time I picked it up on CD and really loved it. Don't know what the difference is. Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

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I thought this was a lovely story of immigration, hard work, and love. I'd like to read more from this author. Oh, and I'm still thinking about the food! Read full review

Review: The Shoemaker's Wife

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Ugh. Too saccharine for me. Too much description and predictability and philosophy on the human condition. Some fun stories. A good mindless vacation read. Read full review


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