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Midwife of the Blue Ridge

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

A Fabulous Read!

Christine Blevins is an amazingly gifted storyteller - it's hard to believe that this is her very first novel! Her endearing characters come to vivid life against the exciting and tumultuous backdrop of colonial Virginia in Midwife of the Blue Ridge. Maggie's fierce d...
Christine Blevins is an amazingly gifted storyteller - it's hard to believe that this is her very first novel! Her endearing characters come to vivid life against the exciting and tumultuous backdrop of colonial Virginia in Midwife of the Blue Ridge. Maggie's fierce determination and moxie will have you laughing at some of her seriously funny one-liners. If you are looking for a book that runs the full gambit of human emotions - love, laughter, excitement, and sorrow - then Midwife of the Blue Ridge is the book for you!

posted by Anonymous on August 7, 2008

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Most Helpful Critical Review

1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

alright, but nothing special

I bought this book wanting to be blown away, but I'm still standing. This book combines three of my favorite things: the Blue Ridge, the early colonial times, and early immigration from Scotland, but I feel very let down. Overall, the characters are believable and the p...
I bought this book wanting to be blown away, but I'm still standing. This book combines three of my favorite things: the Blue Ridge, the early colonial times, and early immigration from Scotland, but I feel very let down. Overall, the characters are believable and the plot interesting, however, hailing from the Blue Ridge, there are a few points I found difficult to overlook, though they were very minimal. Case in point, you cannot see the Blue Ridge Mountains from Richmond. I've tried.

posted by Celticfergie on March 12, 2010

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