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was anyone else disappointed by The Valley of Amazement by Amy Tan?

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carlajean Sat 01-Nov-14 23:24:18

I was really looking forward to this, as I've enjoyed her other books, but found it so dull, I couldn't believe it was by the same author. Anyone else read it?

ClaraDeLaNoche Tue 04-Nov-14 20:57:33

It was snore bore. Gave up less than half way through. So I share your disappointment!

carlajean Wed 05-Nov-14 18:58:58

Oh good, glad it wasn't just me

Mmmicecream Wed 05-Nov-14 21:57:05

I thought it was poorly written and didn't hold together at all. I don't think it would have gotten published if it had been her first novel

TheLovelyBoots Sun 16-Nov-14 14:27:23

I didn't like it either. Have you tried Saving Fish from Dying? I found this really gripping, it's a breezy read.

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