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The Crooked Path

The Crooked Path

By Irma Joubert
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.2 Stars

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On 11/17 Michelle Marble wrote:  About the BookAs retired physician Lettie Louw looks back upon her life, she recounts her coming of age in WWII-era South Africa in this compelling story of delayed love, loss, and reconciliation.Lettie Louw is the daughter of the town physician in their South African village. She spends her ... The Crooked Path Book Review

Michelle's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/16 CoverLover wrote: The Crooked Pathis an intriguing title, and the cover art is stunning. These are two things that initially draw me to a book, and this one absolutely did that.Lettie, who has body issues and feelings of insecurity, is a character that is easy to sympathize with. She compensates for her lack of confidence ... Crooked Path

CoverLover's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/16 J Harder wrote: From a young age, Lettie has felt like she doesn't measure up to those around her. Though she finds some success in her life by becoming a doctor, she is convinced that when it comes to matters of the heart, that romance is always going to pass her by. Marco is a survivor of the horrors of World War ... Will bring joy to your heart

J Harder's Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/10 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I love Joubert's writing style.  It offered a unique twist and a fast paced storyline. It was full of history and well developed characters.  I couldn't put this book down as it brought me to the edge of my seat.  I did have a few parts where I felt like I was missing content or backstory, but overall ... The Crooked Path By Irma Joubert {Book Review}

thischattanoogamommysaves' Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/9 Melissa Martin wrote: As retired physician Lettie Louw looks back upon her life, she recounts her coming of age in WWII-era South Africa in this compelling story of delayed love, loss, and reconciliation.Lettie Louw is the daughter of the town physician in their South African village. She spends her childhood in the ... The Crooked Path by Irma Joubert

Melissa 's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/7 mamaof4 wrote: “The Crooked Path” by Irma Joubert, book review Lettie has always felt that all the other girls were better than her: prettier, more athletic, richer and so on. But she knew she was smarter, so she decided to go to medical school and be a doctor like her father. After so many disappointments from ... The Crooked Path

mamaof4's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/4 A.W. O'Neill wrote: About the BookAs retired physician Lettie Louw looks back upon her life, she recounts her coming of age in WWII-era South Africa in this compelling story of delayed love, loss, and reconciliation.Lettie Louw is the daughter of the town physician in their South African village. She spends her childhood ... REVIEW: The Crooked Path by Irma Joubert

A.W. O'Neill's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/27 Reader wrote: The Crooked Path delivers a beautifully tender love story. If you're tired of "steamy love scenes" with little emotional depth then you'll love this book.   It is deeply passionate and at the same time a "clean" love story.  The love between characters is built slowly and sincerely through ... The Crooked Path by Irma Joubert

Reader's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/26 Amanda Crowther wrote: Apparently, I did things backwards by starting with this book, as it is the third and final one in a trilogy. I still found the characters interesting, though it was a little bit disjointed at first. I enjoyed the coming of age story of a young woman who must find her place in the world, especially with ... detailed

Amanda's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/26 Danielle Urban wrote: Irma Joubert is a fascinating writer. Her words automatically transfer the reader into another place and time. I was just as hooked with this novel of hers as I was with the last one. I'm stunned. Instantly, connecting with characters on a personal, physical, and emotional level. Out of all he books ... The Crooked Path

Danielle's Rating:

5 Stars