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The Builders

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

Loved this book!

So sorry that Maeve is no longer with us. She makes her characters come alive and always makes us happy in the end.

posted by 17145611 on February 4, 2013

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Most Helpful Critical Review

13 out of 13 people found this review helpful.

Not worth the price

I have read (and loved) every book Maeve Binchy has written. Although this book was OK, it definately was not worth the $12 price I paid for it. You could sit in the corner of the bookstore and read it in less than an hour - which is probably why they don't have it in...
I have read (and loved) every book Maeve Binchy has written. Although this book was OK, it definately was not worth the $12 price I paid for it. You could sit in the corner of the bookstore and read it in less than an hour - which is probably why they don't have it in stock and I had to order it. I do recommend all of her books, especially Quintens and Light a Penny Candle. I just hope she doesn't write any more "small" books like this again.

posted by 2024534 on October 7, 2009

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 17, 2011

    Overpriced for the size

    This was a good story as usual. I was very disappointed to find it was only 40 pages and felt cheated. There does not appear to be a way to find the size of a book when purchasing it online or the Nook. We are trusting that what we buy from B&N is a good value and this is definitely not one.

    12 out of 12 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted August 17, 2011

    Ripped off! $.25 per page

    Cant beleive i just spent 9.99 for 40 pages! Lovely story but couldve spent the money on a real book dont understand why b&n doesnt show number of pages before purchase

    9 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 14, 2011

    Waste of money

    This was my 1st purchase for my nook and I could not believe it was 40pages and 25 minutes of reading for $7. time to return my nook so I know what I am getting for my money!! Great story how ever as usual from Ms Binchy.

    6 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 8, 2013

    Do not buy!

    A waste of money - just a short story!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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