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This is How it Ends by Kathleen MacMahon

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whatwoulddexterdo Tue 19-Mar-13 20:33:57

Just finished this, dont want to give anything away but I absolutely loved it. Really recommend to anyone who wants a really absorbing read, have tissues ready!!

BeerTricksPotter Tue 19-Mar-13 20:38:20

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armagh Tue 19-Mar-13 20:47:04

Os it about an american and an irishwoman?

highlandcoo Tue 19-Mar-13 20:50:03

I thought you were talking about Katharine McMahon .. confusing! She wrote The Rose of Sebastopol which I really enjoyed. i wonder if it was a deliberate choice to have a very similar name?

whatwoulddexterdo Tue 19-Mar-13 20:55:20

It is about an american and an irishwoman. I have just now read the reviews on amazon and glad I didn't before as i would never have bought the book. I loved it and found it deeply moving, its all about living in the moment. Hope you all enjoy.

ColouringInQueen Tue 19-Mar-13 20:58:45

Oooh yes, love Katherine McMahon! She's written half a dozen or so novels and I've enjoyed them all. An under-appreciated author imo.

AnonymousBird Wed 20-Mar-13 09:08:58

Oh no, the first press review on Amazon mentions One Day... please tell me it is better than that!

I know you said to avoid the Amazon reviews OP!

whatwoulddexterdo Wed 20-Mar-13 14:15:11

Personally I think its miles better than one day.
I have to say that i normally only buy a book if the reviews are really positive. However I bought this one blind and was staggered that so many didn't enjoy it as much as me.

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