Camille Thompson's Reviews > Mary Barton

Mary Barton by Elizabeth Gaskell
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
1063380
's review
Apr 03, 2012

really liked it
Read in April, 2012

After watching "North and South" I wanted more Gaskell and picked this up. It's a bit heavy-handed on the class issues, but I loved Mary and the melodrama. Mary is not a wealthy character, as are many from novels of this era, making her struggles seem to have higher stakes.
flag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Mary Barton.
Sign In »

Reading Progress


Comments (showing 1-1 of 1) (1 new)

dateDown arrow    newest »

message 1: by Rose (new)

Rose I know what you mean about watching North and South and wanting more. I watched it twice. Try the miniseries "Cranford."


back to top