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Barberry Bush

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ASIN: B000HLUCRS
Published 1929 by Doubleday & Company
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Jessica
May 16, 2012 Jessica rated it it was amazing
I picked this up at a yard sale for 50 cents because I like the look of the old hardbacks--it sat around until I came down with 5th disease and I was terribly ill--I spent a whole day lying in bed reading. I rarely ever re-read a book, but this one I have read several times. It absolutely transports me to another place and time. Barberry (Barbara) must choose between two men that both want to marry her--she makes the wrong choice (interestingly enough, it's the same choice I would have made if ...more
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May 28, 2008 Elise Jensen rated it it was amazing
Shelves: fiction
NOTE: My copy of this book says it was published in 1927, not '29.

I picked this up off the bookcase at my mother's yard sale when I was minding the shop and there were no customers. It was a book of hers from when she was a child, based on the handwritten name and address of her childhood home in the front cover.

I absolutely loved it. It's not a time period I've read much from and it was so interesting seeing that attitudes of the time as they pertained to just the simple matters of marriage a
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Educated at the University of California, Kathleen married Charles Norris, brother of the author Frank Norris, in 1909. She was a prolific author, producing over 80 novels in addition to numerous short stories and articles. Norris was a regular contributor to leading magazines such as Atlantic and Ladies' Home Journal. Her first novel, Lost Sunrise, appeared in 1909 and was immediately popular. By ...more
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