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The Doctor and the Diva

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 9, 2010

    Fabulous Novel - Hard to Put Down

    What a great read - such an amazing story. It is so well written. I thoroughly enjoyed this book and highly recommend it!!

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted March 26, 2014

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    Okay

    I expected a little more than I got from this book. Overall the story was decent if you're looking for a good drama. The love triangles and turn of events were extremely unique, though I felt the story get a little slow in some areas.

    I was looking forward to learning more about the history of obstetrics. The original description of the novel made it seem like that would be the main focus of the story. Instead there was only a little bit of obstetric history, and a great deal more about the "diva's" story (which was less interesting in my opinion). Regardless of whether or not you finish the book once you start, my advice is to at least read the historical note in the back. Those last couple of pages were the most interesting, even if they were not part of the story.

    Overall, I'm not sorry I read the book. I did enjoy the time I spent with it, even if it wasn't what I expected.

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  • Posted May 20, 2012

    Check it out

    I enjoyed the story, but didn't like the ending. I am glad I read it, but the end fizzled for me. Check it out, maybe it was just me!

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  • Posted July 15, 2011

    A rare treat

    Such a beautiful book. Just sucks you in.

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  • Posted September 14, 2010

    Intriguing Story

    The author has done extensive research on the places, era and characters in this fascinating tale of her first husband's ancestors. The doctor is renowned for his successful fertility treatments. Determined that they will have a family, the diva's husband seeks the doctors help when it becomes evident that there is a problem.Unforeseen events unfold as a result.Shocking decisions are made. The reader is taken on an emotional and an actual journey as the characters pursue their desires from Boston to Trinidad, Florence and Egypt. This is an engrossing read. Highly recommended for book clubs.

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  • Posted August 27, 2010

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    A dash of Intrigue and Scandal

    This book was a great read!
    From the very beginning, it pulled you in with a mouth dropping scandal that I shouted out loud as I read it, "OH MY GOD".

    The Doctor & the Diva is everything it promises to be, and when you learn of the research that went into it, it pulls you in even more.

    The two things that would have made me give a better rating:
    -Spicier love scenes. I felt this was a romantic tale, and I wanted to be drawn in more to the fantasy aspect of it.
    -At times I felt there were filler scenes that were not necessary, and it dragged on a little.

    Over all, it was a great debut book!

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