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The Rake by Mary Jo Putney
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really liked it
bookshelves: books-read-in-2017, books-read-in-2017-new, format-ebook, how-own

I liked this. The minor characters were well done. I like it when they feel like real people. And the alcoholism was dealt with very well.

What I didn't think was dealt with well was Alys's struggles with self-confidence. I mean, I've been there, but it DOES get better as you get older and as you gain confidence in other areas of your life.
That was touched on a little--that she was self-confidence in other areas of life--but it didn't quite work for me anyway. (view spoiler)
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Reading Progress

February 1, 2012 – Shelved
May 29, 2013 – Shelved as: own-unread
December 16, 2013 – Shelved as: unread-historical-romance
November 9, 2014 – Shelved as: unread-own
November 9, 2014 – Shelved as: own-unread
Started Reading
May 27, 2017 – Shelved as: books-read-in-2017
May 27, 2017 – Shelved as: books-read-in-2017-new
May 27, 2017 – Shelved as: format-ebook
May 27, 2017 – Shelved as: how-own
May 27, 2017 – Finished Reading

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