Tag Archives: Religion

Review: In this Mountain

In This Mountain by Jan Karon My rating: 4 of 5 stars I’ve been reading my way slowly through Jan Karon’s delightful Mitford Years series so I don’t always recall Father Tim’s relationship with the many vivid characters that populate the … Continue reading

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Review: Gods in Alabama

3 Stars It’s been nearly a week since I finished reading this book and I’m still undecided about how I feel about Joshilyn Jackson’s Gods in Alabama. While the novel is extremely well-written, I could never quite get comfortable with … Continue reading

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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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