Katy's Reviews > I Capture the Castle

I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
1627452
's review
Apr 30, 10

bookshelves: 2011
Read in April, 2011

What a nice story set in England during the 1930s. While the ending isn't all nicely tied up in a perfect bow, each character discovers many redeeming qualities about themselves and growing up. Cassandra, one of two daughters to an eccentric author deemed a genius after the publication of his first book and subsequent book tours has been in an isolated melancholy state for the past few years and left his family in poverty. I Capture the Castle is narrated by 17 year old Cassandra as she and her family struggle to regain their footing in society.
likeflag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read I Capture the Castle.
sign in »

No comments have been added yet.