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Iron House by John Hart
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Aug 09, 11

bookshelves: read-in-2011
Read from August 05 to 09, 2011 — I own a copy, read count: 1

Having read all three of Hart's first books, I was really excited to read this one. And my anticipation was rewarded! IRON HOUSE is probably Hart's best as far as character development and a complex story. I must warn potential readers that it is extremely, graphically violent. This didn't bother me much; I've read graphic violence before, but it could bother some folks, especially if they are expecting Hart's usual brand of suspense.

That being said, I loved this book! I thought it was terrifically put together and had surprises hidden that just spun me around right up until the end. Read and enjoy!
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Reading Progress

08/06/2011 page 87
20.0%
08/07/2011 page 190
44.0% "I'm really enjoying this. Very different from Hart's previous books!"
08/08/2011 page 284
66.0% "Fascinating but so dark! Very different from his other books."

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message 1: by Rebecca (new) - added it

Rebecca Sounds a bit like a John Irving novel... messed up family, but ties that bind. Maybe I should read it?


Sally Pearce I'm not sure. There is a lot of violence in the main character which he is trying to change. I'll let you know at the end whether I think you'll like it. I've loved all his other novels!


message 3: by Rebecca (new) - added it

Rebecca Thanks! Love you,


Cheri Desalvo I liked this book very much, however...I thought the ending was rather abrupt, as if Hart just got tired of writing and decided to end it. Still, the writing was superb. I have to say I liked his previous works more - which is not to say I didn't like this, I did.


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