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Sue Barton, Student Nurse (Sue Barton, #1)
4.06
it was amazing
This book still holds its charms even though I must have read it a billion times and it is close to 70 years old. It manages masterly to combine a pro ...more
Aug 15, 2010
Aug 14, 2010
 
The Plains of Passage (Earth's Children, #4)
3.77
really liked it
If all the repetitions and tellings of what happened in previous books (same information told and retold several times) were cut out and the scientifi ...more
Oct 2016
Aug 25, 2009
 
Garden Spells (Waverley Family, #1)
4.06
it was amazing
I had been told that this book was a lovely comfort read but still it surprised me by its utter charm. It is southern fiction at its best. Take a smal ...more
Jun 26, 2017
Sep 21, 2012
 
Scarlet Feather
4.31
it was amazing
A wonderful story about two children being brought up with the special purpose of being able to make themselves and whoever wants to follow them free ...more
Jan 2000
Feb 14, 2009
 
Sue Barton, Senior Nurse (Sue Barton, #2)
4.00
really liked it
For some reason this book isn't quite up to the standards of nr. 1. Perhaps it is because the love stories takes up some space, but also the actual nu ...more
Aug 17, 2010
Aug 16, 2010
 
Sue Barton, Visiting Nurse (Sue Barton, #3)
4.03
it was amazing
As the other Sue Barton books this gives a delightful picture of life as a visiting nurse in New York in the time around WW2. And though a lot of it m ...more
Sep 06, 2010
Sep 07, 2010
 
Just This Once (Escape to New Zealand, #1)
3.80
really liked it
A fairly common romance, but with one mayor difference: It is set in New Zealand. And that should give it an whole extra star in itself.
Jun 03, 2014
Jun 03, 2014
 
Dronningen af Saba & Kong Salomon
3.55
liked it
Der findes mange udlægninger af historien om kong Salomon og dronningen af Saba og denne bog læner sig tungt op ad de etiopiske legender. Historien er ...more
Nov 12, 2015
Oct 22, 2015
 
Grounded (Windy City Neighbors #1)
4.08
really liked it
I had this book on my phone only to read when no other books were available and for that kind of reading its slow start was perfect. It wasn't until c ...more
Nov 16, 2015
Oct 22, 2015
 
Det syvende barn
2.99
it was ok
Det syvende barn er en af den slags bøger, hvor når man er færdig, man føler sig fristet til at genlæse den for at fatte alle de skjulte hentydninger. ...more
Mar 23, 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
Recipe for Love
3.77
liked it
This book was given to me, I don't remember why, but I had very poor expectation of it. To my surprise I found myself totally engrossed in it and char ...more
Jan 06, 2016
Jan 05, 2016
 
Nordkraft
3.79
liked it
Jeg er i syv sind omkring denne bog. Af en socialrealistisk bog at være var den ikke så deprimerende som man kunne forvente, men handlingen var underl ...more
Jul 16, 2013
Jun 20, 2013
 
Thyme Out
3.77
really liked it
The only other book I have read by Katie Fforde started nice and had an disappointing ending. This was the other way round. I started being annoyed wi ...more
Jan 15, 2016
Jan 12, 2016
 
The Scarlet Cloak. Jean Plaidy
3.79
liked it
The problem about different nationalities, different beliefs and different loyalties is interestingly treated in this book personalized in the girl Pi ...more
Jun 05, 2011
Mar 24, 2011
 
An Echo in the Bone (Outlander, #7)
4.42
it was amazing
This is a very long book, but you sit down with it expectantly knowing that you are going to spend som lovely time in good friends company. Of course ...more
Dec 02, 2011
Dec 04, 2011
 
Arabella
4.04
it was amazing
The first ever Georgette Heyer story I read. I was 13 years old, an incurable romantic and it was featured as a serial in some of my mother's old wome ...more
Feb 29, 2016
Jan 02, 2009
 
A Christmas Date
3.14
it was ok
Looking for a Christmas story, I found this for free at amazon, and must admit that I'm glad I didn't pay for it. It gave no sense of Christmas spirit ...more
Dec 02, 2012
Dec 05, 2012
 
The Wall of Partition
4.23
really liked it
I thought I knew or knew of all of Florence Barclay's novels, but this was a total new found for me. Unfortunately the scanned edition I found on the ...more
May 28, 2011
May 28, 2011
 
With Every Letter (Wings of the Nightingale, #1)
4.07
really liked it
I had gotten the impression that this was an epistolary novel and was therefore a bit disappointed at first over the lack of insights in the letters. ...more
Mar 04, 2015
Mar 05, 2015
 
The Golden Gospel: A Legend
4.00
liked it
A legend about Our Lord and St. Peter who return to earth in order to find out what is wrong with it. It is nicely written in an attempt to find the s ...more
Jan 29, 2011
Jan 29, 2011
 
The White Ladies of Worcester: A Romance of the 12th Century
3.87
it was amazing
I have always loved this story of the galant knight, the beautiful nun and the wise bishop and even though I in my older years recognize the old fashi ...more
Mar 16, 2011
Mar 04, 2011
 
The Golden Road (The Story Girl #2)
3.94
really liked it
A nice sequel or should I say continuation to The Story Girl. Perhaps a bit more about the childrens' lives and less stories than the first book, but ...more
Jul 2011
Jul 12, 2011
 
Mastiff (Beka Cooper, #3)
4.24
liked it
It is a while since I read the first two Beka Cooper books, so I didn't miss all her friends from the city as I guess I would have otherwise. But I di ...more
Oct 15, 2014
Oct 17, 2014
 
Papa's Wife (The Franzons, #1)
4.16
really liked it
A nice quiet story about everyday life and how your christian faith can be a part of even the small events of life. I love Mama's strong unwavering fa ...more
Jun 16, 2009
Jun 16, 2009
 
The Following of the Star
4.11
really liked it
Not as brilliant as The Rosary, but a likable love-story, with a beautiful sideline about the gifts we - as well as the three mages of the Nativity - ...more
Feb 14, 2011
Feb 17, 2011
 
Dance Little Lady
4.18
really liked it
On a holiday in France with too few books to read this was one of a very limited choices. I had never heard about Lilian Harry and had no expectations ...more
Feb 09, 2009
Feb 08, 2009
 
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
4.03
liked it
It is hard to evaluate this book because it is in some ways the necessary ending to the series and as such interesting reading. But I think as a whole ...more
May 11, 2012
May 08, 2012
 
Room
4.03
really liked it
Knowing nothing what so ever about the book it took me a little time to figure out what was going on. But I found the idea of discribing the unthinkab ...more
Feb 27, 2012
Feb 08, 2012
 
Legacy
3.93
liked it
Picked up at a railroad station in Germany because I needed something to read on a 6 hours train ride. It turned out to be the last book in a triology ...more
Aug 2010
Aug 01, 2010
 
The Christmas Dog
3.86
really liked it
A nice little Christmas story about loving your neighbour and finding the love God sends your way.
Dec 12, 2011
Dec 12, 2011
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