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Claire Marvel

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  • Posted December 16, 2011

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    Quietly Powerful

    I don't usually enjoy anything labeled under the romance genre but every once in awhile I find an author that can convey an intelligent message that makes it worthwhile reading. In "Claire Marvel," Schwartz shows how truly complex human emotions can be..."choices made, inexplicable mistakes"..simple? maybe, but definitely life changing. Each sentence in this beautifully crafted novel resonates with such strong feelings that I was totally enthralled from beginning to end with this sad but beautiful love story.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 30, 2007

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    I don't normally read romance novels and to be honest have never liked the genre but this is a true exception. This book is simply magnificent. Theres no other way to put it.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 4, 2003

    A Master of Prose

    This novel is a pure delight. The characters, settings, and plot are mezmerizing. The fresh and intellegent prose alone is a pleasure. Claire Marvel is among my favorite novels. I could read it again and again, and I will.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 13, 2002

    A stunning book

    This wonderful novel shimmers with elegant prose and resonates with wisdom. A marvel destined to be a classic.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 6, 2001

    An Emotional Work of Art

    After I finished this book, I buried my head in my hands and cried. The broad scope, the raw emotion, the tender prose; rarely do books affect me like this. Claire Marvel touched me deeply. By chance, I stumbled across this beautiful and melancholic story, and I highly recommend it to anyone who has ever loved and lost. This is one of the best books I've read this year.

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