Tag Archives: Mixed Feelings

Belle Epoque

I finished reading Belle Epoque by Elizabeth Ross the other day and I still can’t really make up my mind what I thought of it. It’s about Maude, who runs away to Paris and takes a job as a repoussoir, … Continue reading

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The Girls at the Kingfisher Club

Ever feel like there are some things that are better in theory than in practice? I’m starting to think fairy tale retellings are maybe in that category, alongside stiletto heels. It was inevitable I would pick up The Girls at … Continue reading

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Swamplandia!

I picked up Karen Russell’s Swamplandia! from the library because it has an alligator on the cover (I’m discerning like that.) I finished it a couple of days ago and I still can’t quite make up my mind about it. … Continue reading

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Sorrow’s Knot

Perhaps I’m just indecisive, but I finished reading Sorrow’s Knot by Erin Bow the other day and I still can’t decide if I liked it or not. It’s creepy in a way that I liked. There are dead things in … Continue reading

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