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The Angels' Share

The Angels' Share

By James Markert
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.24 Stars

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On 5/4 Debbie wrote: The Angels’ Share is an entertaining piece of historical fiction that takes place during the Great Depression. It follows an interesting chain of events involving a family who ran a whiskey distillery before prohibition. A family tragedy has them all in a hard place, until a stranger is buried in the ... Book Review: The Angels’ Share by James Markert

Debbie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/3 LaLaLaurie wrote: In making whiskey, the whiskey that evaporates during the aging process is called "The Angels' Share". Giving some to the angels is supposed to protect the distillery. That's how James Markert's book The Angels' Share got its name. It's a book about whiskey, about family, about Prohibition and the Great ... The Angels' Share - Book Review

LaLaLaurie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/1 Bookishqueen wrote: My Rating: 4 StarsDescription:Some believed he was the second coming of Christ. William wasn’t so sure. But when that drifter was buried next to the family distillery, everything changed.Now that Prohibition has ended, what the townspeople of Twisted Tree, Kentucky, need most is the revival of the ... The Angels' Share- James Markert

Bookishqueen's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/21 Rita T. wrote: The Angels' Share is written by James Markert and is published by Thomas Nelson.Well, I did not exactly know what to expect upon reading this book, in spite of what the back cover said. My first thought was, "This is a book about whiskey." My first thought was partially correct. Whiskey does play ... Book Review - The Angels' Share by James Markert

Rita T.'s Rating:

3 Stars

On 4/19 Donna L Martin wrote: Title: The Angels' ShareAuthor: James MarkertPublisher: Thomas Nelson Books Ages: AdultSynopsis:   Now that Prohibition has ended, what the townspeople of Twisted Tree, Kentucky, need most is the revival of the Old Sam Bourbon distillery. But William McFee knows it'll take a miracle to convince ... BOOK NOOK REVIEW: James Markert

Donna L 's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/16 EpicFehlReader wrote: 3.5 Stars Personally, I was so pumped to dive into this story. My fella and I travel around the South visiting distilleries as a mutual hobby of ours and I'm well acquainted with the area where this story takes place. Though the town of Twisted Tree itself is ficitonal, there is a brief shout-out given ... The Angels' Share by James Markert

EpicFehlReader's Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/1 Jeff Randleman wrote: Mystery and suspense fiction are some of my favorite kinds of fiction. And while The Angels’ Share isn’t necessarily suspense, it will keep you reading until you finish the book. Set in the early 1930s, after World War 1 and Prohibition have ended, The Angels’ Share is the story of a young man ... Book Review – The Angels’ Share by James Markert

Jeff's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/28 Via Bella wrote: It was time to read a novel...And this one starts out with a bang (and a bat), quite literally.Definitely not a read for a young child.In Twisted Tree, Kentucky, there used to be this distillery. Old Sam Bourbon. It was a booming business... that is, until the era of Prohibition started. That did in ... The Angels' Share

Via Bella's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/28 Leslie wrote: I am ashamed to admit how long it has taken me to finish this book. The Angels' Share was a book I choose in an effort to expand my reading horizons at the start of the year and while I wanted to love it, I just didn't. I felt like the storyline of the people of Twisted Tree, Kentucky and the McFee ... The Angels' Share {A Book Review}

Leslie's Rating:

3 Stars

On 2/28 Bookworlder wrote: There's just something about a 1930's setting, in the depths of the post-prohibition Great Depression, and The Angels' Share has that something in spades. It is a coming of age novel and a family drama, filled with secrets, discoveries, prejudice, legacies and first love all in a dying Southern town. William ... The Angels' Share by James Markert (review)

Bookworlder's Rating:

4 Stars