Best Books of 2004

Irina Rempt irina at
Sat Jan 8 01:59:36 EST 2005

On Saturday 08 January 2005 00:49, Allison Marles wrote:

> Best Recommended book: Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier
>    I didn't enjoy The Virgin Blue by the same author as it was too
>    depressing for me.  I found the atmosphere of GwaPE very
> absorbing. I haven't seen the movie yet.

I have, and it was very disappointing: too much steamy sighing, too 
little actual story. It was all pretty pictures, and I think that if I 
hadn't read the book I wouldn't have known what it was about. 

Here's my husband's review of it:

(scroll down a bit unless you want the Harry Potter review too)


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