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A Pretty Age

A Pretty Age

By Barbara Mueller
Published by WestBow Press

Average Blogger Rating: 3.55 Stars

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On 7/24 BookJunkieMom wrote: When I first read the synopsis for this book, I thought it was going to be in my normal realm of reading. It was yet it was a little different for me. First, I'm not fluent (for lack of a better word) in the Catholic religion. I am familiar with it due to being a Christian, but they are not the same ... #Review A Pretty Age by Barbara Mueller

BookJunkieMom's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/12 Jennifer Wedemeyer wrote: This was a good book but it was so hard for me to finish, I think the reason is because I'm not Catholic so I didn't understand a lot of what was going on in the first part of the book. After Sophiny leaves the Catholic boarding school I was able to power through with no more problems. It really does ... A Pretty Age book review

Jennifer's Rating:

3 Stars

On 7/27 Diane Kasperski wrote: At first I didn't think I was going to like this book. The first several chapters the text seemed too eloquent for the teens of a convent school. As the reader gets to know Antoinette particularly, more so than Sophiny, he/she realizes this is just her way to, I think, make life more interesting and ... A Pretty Age

Diane's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/20 Cindy Chen wrote: A Pretty Age by Barbara Mueller is about two young women, Sophiny and Antoinette, at a convent boarding school in Concord, Kansas. When a missionary visitor comes to visit the school, a series of things happen that turn their lives upside down. I do enjoy reading historical fiction, but I have to say ... Not for me

Cindy's Rating:

2 Stars

On 4/22 MamaCallie wrote: Two young women in the early 1900’s are thrust into a septacularly devious situation that involves murder, madness, deception, religion, and long winded sometimes confusing journal entries. Antoinette and Sophiny are in a Catholic convent boarding school. The daily rituals and strict schedule is something ... {BookLook Blogger Review} A Pretty Age by Barbara Mueller

MamaCallie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/3 Tammy Litke wrote: I admit that the reason I was compelled to read this book is because the author's name is the same as my mom's. Maybe not the best reason to pick up a book, but hey that's truly why I did. Honestly the book is a bit difficult to read, the storyline is pretty good, but I found that the writing itself ... Book Review: A Pretty Age

Tammy's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/3 Melissa R wrote: The plot of A Pretty Age, from author Barbara Mueller, is as complex as it sounds in the publisher's blurb. Sophiny is a loyal friend to the enigmatic Antoinette. Because of the strict rules in their boarding school and the watchful eyes of the Sisters, they communicate via cryptic notes and secret ... A Pretty Age (Book Review)

Melissa R's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/13 SherreyM wrote: A Pretty Age is a book I had hoped to enjoy more than I did. At times, the plot seemed to get skewed enough that I wanted to put the book down and never return to it. However, the characters, Sophiny and Antoinette, were well developed and therefore captured my heart at once,and I could not leave them ... A Pretty Age by Barbara Mueller

SherreyM's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/9 Patrice Fagnant-MacArthur wrote: A Pretty Age tells the intertwined story of two young women living in Kansas in 1910. When the book opens, best friends Sophiny Mumm and Antoinette Dominguez are students at a Catholic boarding school when a handsome missionary, Brother Claude, arrives from Brazil and quickly captures the young girls' ... A Compelling Mystery

Patrice's Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/30 Kellie DeMarsh wrote: I was given this book A Pretty Age to read for booksneeze.This story follows Sophiny and Antoinette who both reside in a convent school.They are best friends.A mystery missionary comes to visit the convent and Antoinette becomes quite taken with the visitor and she tells Sophiny that she is going to ... A Pretty Age

Kellie's Rating:

5 Stars