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House of Dreams by Liz Rosenberg
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did not like it
bookshelves: non-fic, non-fic-biography, own-nope-library-orangeville-owns

I am a longtime Montgomery fan, especially of her two adult novels. Long ago, as a teen, I read all her (available) journals, so I knew she had a rough life, with joy slowly drained out of it; I wasn't surprised or disillusioned by this biography.
Why did I give it one star? It was written in a dry, relentlessly dreary way. In a way that erased all the charm Montgomery had within her own honest journals and left only dusty boredom.
The cover illustration is lovely, though.
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Reading Progress

July 8, 2018 – Started Reading
July 8, 2018 – Shelved
July 26, 2018 – Shelved as: non-fic
July 26, 2018 – Shelved as: non-fic-biography
July 26, 2018 – Finished Reading
October 4, 2018 – Shelved as: own-nope-library-orangeville-owns

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