Loved the people and thoroughly enjoyed the tenderness shown at times. The story wasn't as compelling as the Poisonwood Bible but overall a good read and good fun.
Turtle witnesses an accident at the Hoover Dam and it becomes a celebrity moment - so a series of events is set in motion which means the family has to consider where their ties are and where they belong....Continua
I had liked her previous novel so much that I tried to go for this one too. Couldn't finish it, though. Careless, long, boring.
While it had the same likable characters returning from the Bean Trees and was definitely an enjoyable read, this book fell a little short when it came to capturing the magic its predecessor had.