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A Legacy
3.72
Sketchy.

Some clever dialogue (reminiscent of an Ivy Compton-Burnett novel) interspersed with undeveloped characters in a family drama set in Wilhelmin...more
Feb 07, 2011
Jan 30, 2011
 
I Am My Own Wife
3.95
Wow - I'm out of the consensus on this one. I'm just contradictory, I suppose,

For what it's worth: my dislike of this piece is largely because I want...more
Jul 17, 2010
Jul 17, 2010
 
Confusion
4.09
POSSIBLE SPOILER ALERT - (though I think you'd have to be pretty dense not to realize what's going on after the first forty pages)

"The love that dare...more
Aug 2013
Jul 31, 2013
 
Mother Courage and Her Children
3.66
Not impressed with this translation. The "North of England" dialect is jarring, "alienating" in the wrong way.
Aug 06, 2014
Aug 05, 2014
 
The One from the Other (Bernard Gunther, #4)
4.07
A great page turner - think "The Maltese Falcon" crossed with Christopher Browning's pathbreaking history of the Holocaust, "Ordinary Men".
Oct 27, 2011
Oct 22, 2011
 
Sophie Dorothea
3.33
None
Dec 16, 2012
Dec 10, 2012
 
Bismarck
3.72
None
Nov 25, 2011
Sep 22, 2011
 
The Magic Mountain
4.12
None
Jun 17, 2013
Apr 30, 2013
 
My Germany: A Jewish Writer Returns to the World His Parents Escaped
3.61
None
May 06, 2013
May 04, 2013
 
Spring Awakening
3.82
None
May 07, 2010
May 05, 2010
 
Lola Montez: Her Life & Conquests
2.75
None
Feb 2014
Jan 25, 2014
 
The Dancing Plague: The Strange, True Story of an Extraordinary Illness
3.40
None
Jun 04, 2014
May 28, 2014
 
The Swan King: Ludwig II of Bavaria
3.77
None
May 30, 2009
May 26, 2009
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