21 Following

Maven Books

Reviews about historical, literary, classic, and other fiction.  Miscellaneous book things.

Currently reading

Christina Alberta's Father
H.G. Wells
Weike Wang
Go, Went, Gone
Jenny Erpenbeck, Susan Bernofsky
Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference
Cordelia Fine
Tales from the Underworld
Hans Fallada

The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

The Secret Life of Bees - Sue Monk Kidd

Man, was this a waste of time. Overdramatic, sappy crap! There were inconsistencies in the plot, the ending was rushed and felt tacked on, and there was way too much emotion built up over nothing. A total waste of time!