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Average rating: 3.66 · 9,088 ratings · 1,561 reviews · 21 distinct works · Similar authors
Mrs. Poe
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 5,343 ratings — published 2013 — 12 editions
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I am Rembrandt's Daughter
3.59 of 5 stars 3.59 avg rating — 1,711 ratings — published 2007 — 5 editions
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The Creation of Eve
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 1,283 ratings — published 2010 — 10 editions
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Reign of Madness
3.63 of 5 stars 3.63 avg rating — 437 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
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The Mightiest Heart
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4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 1998 — 2 editions
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Dear Mr. Washington
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Moi & Marie Antoinette
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Nelly in the Wilderness
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 2002 — 2 editions
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Little Scraggly Hair
3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2003
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Meeting the Make-Out King
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The Forgery of Venus by Michael Gruber
The Forgery of Venus
by Michael Gruber (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2008
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A masterpiece. I live to read books like this.
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Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
Olive Kitteridge
by Elizabeth Strout
read in January, 2010
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This is a book I'm sure to read many times, just to visit with Olive.
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The Great Man by Kate Christensen
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The characters in THE GREAT MAN are so real that I miss them these months after finishing the book. I wish I had a book this delightful to read every night.
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The Creation of Eve by Lynn Cullen
"I LOVE this book. It will be published in March 2010 and I wish it was sooner so everyone could read it now! What a rich world Lynn Cullen creates, and she draws you in from page one. A beautifully written historical novel about Sofonisba Anguisso..." Read more of this review »
The Creation of Eve by Lynn Cullen
"Really enjoyed this book.

Isn't there something about historical fiction that really allows for fascinating character development and draws you into the story? The story is real, but the author has the freedom to explore controversial events and p..." Read more of this review »
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Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
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A perfect marriage of characterization and history.
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On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan
On Chesil Beach
by Ian McEwan
read in December, 2009
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I loved how so much of this story must be read between the lines. I can't wait for McEwan's next book.
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Heat Wave by Penelope Lively
Heat Wave
by Penelope Lively
read in January, 1999
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A masterfully written book. One of my all time favorites. I have turned to this book time and time again for a lesson on subtle writing.
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Bridget Jones's Diary by Helen Fielding
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Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
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“The principled man is merely one whose ancestors were ruthlessly unprincipled, affording him the option of acting upon fine sentiments.”
Lynn Cullen, Mrs. Poe

“Every heart, it have its own ache.”
Lynn Cullen, The Creation of Eve

“Magdalena pulls me away by the arm. “I am the stronger one of Titus and I,” she says over the marketplace din. “Woman are always the stronger sex.” She smiles to herself. “The trick is not appearing to be so.”
Lynn Cullen, I am Rembrandt's Daughter

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