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A Bridge to the Sky by Margaret Ball
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really liked it
bookshelves: historical-fiction

This is the kind of involved historical with a great deal of research and detail that satisfies my inner reader. Unfortunately, in some ways the depth of character for the protagonists seemed sacrificed for the joy of sharing the intricacies of architecture in the age of great medieval cathedrals.

In addition there were abrupt point of view shifts in some scenes which I find off-putting, but YMMV. Overall it was a fascinating look into an age of faith and wonder, and would be enjoyed by readers who like stories about extraordinary people in the Middle Ages who weren't powerful knights and nobles, yet left an enduring legacy.

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Reading Progress

January 28, 2019 – Started Reading
January 28, 2019 – Shelved
January 28, 2019 – Shelved as: historical-fiction
February 3, 2019 – Finished Reading

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