Kind of Kin

Kind of Kin

by Rilla Askew
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Kind of Kin 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed this book immensely. It deals with an important issue, illegal immigration, with attention to both sides. The characters are developed sufficiently to make them either sympathetic or not. I couldn't put the book down and it left me thinking about the characters long after I finished. Unfortunately, I found the ending wholly unsatisfying. I turned the last page, not knowing it was the last page, and was stunned. It was if the deadline for the manuscript came and the author just submitted it as is. Now, I am not saying I need "happily ever after" endings tied up neatly with a bow. Perhaps she was setting us up for a sequel. If so, great! I'll read it.
kevway More than 1 year ago
Great. Just what we need -- a novel of pain and suffering induced by right-wing extremists. As if immigrants have a hard time living here.  My son  married a woman from El Salvador, who has a sister in L.A. My ex-wife married a "wetback" (it's OK, since I use it ironically) who was once stopped at the border and told to turn himself in later, but he never did and nobody ever pursued it So, I believe this book is a straw man argument  looking for perpetrators of evils that don't even exist.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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