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The Tory Widow by Christine Blevins
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it was ok
bookshelves: historical-fiction, historical-romance

The Revolutionary War has always been quite fascinating to me. The story line of The Tory Widow definitely sounded interesting, and while I did enjoy it in parts, there were other times it tended to drag on a bit. I've been particularly fascinated with the work of George Washington and his spy network. While this book did not have much to do with Washington, I did like the ideas of the war intelligence network and the role women may have played in such organizations. I do read for my own pleasure, but I also read to find books to add to my high school library. This is not one I will be adding. I found it a little crude in places, and feel it is definitely an adult historical fiction book. That being said, I can see myself wanting to pick up the second book, someday.
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Reading Progress

March 29, 2015 – Shelved
March 29, 2015 – Shelved as: to-read
September 19, 2017 – Started Reading
September 23, 2017 – Shelved as: historical-fiction
September 23, 2017 – Shelved as: historical-romance
September 23, 2017 – Finished Reading

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