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The Summer Garden by Paullina Simons
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Jun 21, 2011

it was ok

The Summer Garden is the final installment in the trilogy about Tatiana and Alexander’s “epic love story”. I have not read the other two books, but I sure hope they were more interesting than this one. This novel could have been summed up in 100 pages or so, but I guess the author thought an extra 642 pages of fluff was necessary. I would have preferred putting my head in the garbage disposal and turning it on, but that’s just me.


I took the liberty of reading some reviews on the other two books in the trilogy and, apparently, they were much more exciting. I probably wouldn’t dissuade someone from reading all three books consecutively – maybe there’s something I’m missing – but I can’t imagine any cosmic buildup to The Summer Garden that would make it more enjoyable. Reading about every mundane happening in a couple’s life is always excruciating. I’m only giving it two stars because I read it out of sequence. Good riddance.

Reviewed by Brittany for Book Sake. http://booksake.blogspot.com
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