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First Impressions of Almost Home

gracefulreads
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Feb 07 2019 – 09:55 PM

Not totally drawn in

The cover is OK, and the synopsis is mysterious enough. I'm not eager to read this, though. I...

tabbyj13
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Feb 07 2019 – 05:42 PM

Alot

I'm not meaning to be mean but it sorta sounds boring I know you shouldnt judge a book by its...

katevocke
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Feb 07 2019 – 04:33 PM

Sounds Lovely

I really love World War 2 novels and they are slowly becoming a new favorite after staying away...

wyominggal
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Feb 07 2019 – 04:01 PM

Fun and historical

This sounds like a great book with great characters. It is set in a realistic time period and...

fastforward
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Feb 07 2019 – 02:46 PM

Has potential

Maybe it's because I used to work at a hotel but I'm always drawn into these hotel/boarding house...

brooklyn8041
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Feb 07 2019 – 01:16 PM

OK, I'm hooked

The opening letter gave a quick background and a good feel for Dolly's personality. I usually can...

almsy
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Feb 07 2019 – 12:51 PM

I'm intrigued.

First off, it's in an era that I haven't read much about or in, but a story about a small town...

laurenl222
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Feb 07 2019 – 12:45 PM

Looks good

I'm excited to read this story. It seems like one of those stories that I will want to curl up...

ann
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Feb 07 2019 – 12:44 PM

Descriptive

Luese's descriptions of the landscape and characters are enticing. I want to know more. The...

gabizago
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Feb 07 2019 – 12:33 PM

Boardinghouse

This seems like an interesting story about life during the War in Alabama. Everything seems to be...

kbarton
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Feb 07 2019 – 12:12 PM

Good Book!

I cannot wait to read the rest of the book. From the first page I was hooked! The characters...

ann ratsch
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Feb 07 2019 – 12:09 PM

home looks cozy

Looks to be an interesting read. Especially since it is located in the southern United States....

sheriel67
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Feb 07 2019 – 11:52 AM

Welcoming read

Reading this book felt like coming home. I wanted to sip my tea and share some pound cake with...

leestephaniel01
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Feb 07 2019 – 11:36 AM

Intriguing

This book sounds like it will be endearing. I like books with casts of characters who are...

kaceymarie24
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Feb 07 2019 – 09:15 AM

I liked a lot!

This sounds so good! I love mystery in my books, and I also love stories about characters seeking...

jamier78
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Feb 06 2019 – 10:16 PM

A feel good read

This sounds like the beginning of a great Hallmark movie. Being from the Midwest and Illinois...

aprils
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Feb 06 2019 – 07:06 PM

Charming

This story draws you in from the beginning with the letter to Dolly's sister. The writing, so...

bookwhims
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Feb 06 2019 – 06:26 PM

I'm intrigued.

The first chapter was very intriguing. I think the chapter began setting up the plot very nicely....

susanbeamon
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Feb 06 2019 – 05:18 PM

Dfferent times

Popular wisdom says we recovered from the Great Depression by entering WWII. This may be true,...

smithwky49
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Feb 06 2019 – 03:56 PM

Refreshing...

Fell right in and didn't want to come back!! The descriptions of the landscape were so vividly...

beckyd1975
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Feb 06 2019 – 02:06 PM

It Drew Me In

I love how this book opened with a letter from Dolly to her sister. It really drew me in and was...

antopiaz
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Feb 06 2019 – 12:45 PM

Sounds interesting

It was a short excerpt, but it really is interesting. I would have liked to read more and if I...

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