Tag Archives: Page-to-Screen

Review: The Thorn Birds

3.5 stars because I can’t decide if I actually enjoyed it or if I just got sucked into the engrossing story.   On the surface, The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough is a sweeping historical epic filled to excess with tragedy … Continue reading

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Review: Angels & Demons

Angels & Demons by Dan Brown My rating: 3 of 5 stars Dan Brown’s first book featuring Robert Langdon, Angels & Demons, has many flaws but the critique I’ve seen most often in reviews is about the inaccuracy of the … Continue reading

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Review: Victoria

Victoria by Daisy Goodwin My rating: 4 of 5 stars Although Daisy Goodwin’s Victoria has been on my TBR list since I first heard about it, I ended up seeing the Masterpiece series based on (and written by the author … Continue reading

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Review: The Clan of the Cave Bear

The Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean M. Auel My rating: 3 of 5 stars The first book in Auel’s prehistoric epic is, at times, slow with plenty of exposition about the Ice Age world, Neanderthal clan life and … Continue reading

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Review: And Then There Were None

And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie My rating: 5 of 5 stars “Ten little Indian boys went out to dine; One choked his little self and then there were nine. Nine little Indian boys sat up very late; … Continue reading

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