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A Vintage Affair
3.78
B&N Recommends:

Among B&N booksellers who helped choose the book, Amy Abst of Duluth, Minn., said, "I want to share it with my mother, my siste
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Aug 02, 2010
Jun 30, 2010
 
Summer of Love
3.89
I love Katie Fforde and believe I own every book she has written, but this was a disappointment. The heroine was indecisive and dishonest with her boy ...more
Aug 2012
Aug 07, 2012
 
Arranged
3.70


Really enjoyed this!
Jun 20, 2012
Jun 19, 2011
 
Dear Mr. Knightley
3.95
Delightful! I should not have waited so long to read this modern version of Daddy Long Legs. Admittedly, there was not much suspense but seeing how th ...more
Apr 20, 2014
Nov 05, 2013
 
The Undomestic Goddess
3.80
The beginning of this book is like some of my very worst days... I found this book very entertaining, especially the legal bits. Three and a half star ...more
Aug 04, 2009
Aug 03, 2009
 
The One That I Want
3.36
I wanted to like this book because it contained lots of elements I usually like: three sisters, good friends, somewhat of a school setting, etc. Howev ...more
Aug 22, 2012
Aug 09, 2012
 
Heart of the Matter
3.71
While each of the three main characters was flawed, and I could see that some readers would find the book disturbing, I could not put it down and foun ...more
Jul 29, 2010
Jul 28, 2010
 
Two For Joy
3.72
It's very odd - I don't think I read this before but I can predict every single thing that is going to happen before it does. Maybe this is because I ...more
Jun 02, 2010
Jun 01, 2010
 
My Lurid Past
2.93
So far this is dreadful but I am waiting for the train and my only other option is the Bostonians. At least this book will fulfill its other role-that ...more
Jun 26, 2012
Jun 20, 2012
 
I Remember You
3.49
Readable but very disappointing: the heroine was passive and annoying, and her childhood friend, Adam, was unappealing and flawed in his understanding ...more
Jul 11, 2012
Jul 04, 2012
 
Early Decision: A Novel
3.20
Recommended. Here is the link to my review:
http://perfectretort.blogspot.com/201...
Aug 28, 2014
Aug 26, 2014
 
More Than Love Letters
3.79
Pleasant but not extraordinary. 3 1/2 stars
Sep 03, 2011
Sep 02, 2011
 
Going Home
3.63
Pleasant but predictable chick lit, memorable primarily because of several tributes to Georgette Heyer.
Oct 22, 2009
Oct 14, 2009
 
Bergdorf Blondes
3.22
Here is a link to my review:
http://perfectretort.blogspot.com/201...
Aug 31, 2014
Aug 30, 2014
 
A Crowded Marriage
3.73
Light but amusing
Apr 24, 2012
Apr 21, 2012
 
The Idea of Him: A Novel
2.85
Here is a link to my review and giveaway (copy of the book and a candle):
http://perfectretort.blogspot.com/201...
Apr 15, 2014
Apr 01, 2014
 
I Think I Love You
3.09
Great fun!
Sep 19, 2014
Sep 12, 2014
 
Fen
3.72
Abysmal but I finished it so I could donate to the library tomorrow.
May 31, 2013
May 16, 2013
 
Paradise House
3.82
This book has a little of everything - dyslexic heroine, deaf hero, best friend who steals boyfriend and has sex with him, mother who has left the fam ...more
Dec 2007
Dec 17, 2007
 
Jadore New York
3.47
So disappointed in this book: by the dimwitted heroine (who should have been disbarred or fired for her behavior), her lack of discretion, her shoppin ...more
Nov 08, 2012
Jul 28, 2012
 
Too Many Godmothers
3.75
The first book I read by Kate Fenton, Lions and Liquorice
(US title Vanity and Vexation), was so outstanding that I have not adjusted to the fact that
...more
Jan 2002
Jul 20, 2007
 
Time of My Life
3.44
I enjoyed this and thought it was cleverly done, although there were some timing issues my sister and I couldn't quite agree on and Jillian's decision ...more
Dec 28, 2008
Dec 27, 2008
 
Stoats & Weasels
3.75
Five art students in the 60s: red-haired Emma, manipulative Alison, conceited George, shy Bill, and sarcastic Jay live intertwining lives in London. T ...more
Jan 1993
May 18, 2008
 
French Relations
4.01
When Tash is dumped by her boyfriend, she decides to retreat to her mother's chateau in France, only to realize far more serious complications with me ...more
Feb 2002
Feb 23, 2008
 
The Little Lady Agency (The Little Lady Agency, #1)
3.75
A delightful story, and did not turn out as I expected. Surprised I had not come across it previously. Perhaps the nastiest father I have come across ...more
May 31, 2013
Jun 12, 2010
 
Good Grief
3.71
3 and a half stars
Feb 23, 2010
Jan 21, 2010
 
Wedding Night: A Novel
3.35
Light and frothy, albeit an absurd plot; entertaining for my last car trips. Coincidentally, my sister was reading it at the same time I was listening ...more
Aug 11, 2013
Jan 09, 2013
 
In Her Shoes
3.75
Of course, it worries me to read books about lawyers too stressed out to cope, but at least I know my sisters would never try to steal my boyfriend!
Jul 2004
Jul 28, 2007
 
Life Drawing For Beginners
3.82
Fans of Maeve Binchy will enjoy this story about a group of people taking an evening art class, and how their interrelationships enrich their lives.
Oct 17, 2012
Aug 25, 2012
 
The Coincidence of Coconut Cake
3.90
Delicious! Here is a link to my review: http://perfectretort.blogspot.com/201...
Jul 24, 2015
Jun 01, 2015
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