Dawn Evans, January 1, 2010 (view all comments by Dawn Evans)
Wonderful story - excellent writing, unbelievably captivating and innovative storyline. Completely satisfying read - had to start again the minute I finished the last page.
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It is a masterwork, tying together an intricate and imaginative story with elegant, poignant writing. Yes, I suppose some might label this "romantic fiction," but in my mind, the seamless way that Ms. Niffenegger weaves the fantastic with the heart-wrenching transcends any ordinary tortured love story.
It is a beautiful book, one I always list among my most favorites.
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The love story of Henry and Claire whose lives are punctuated by Henry's disappearance to different points in time--sometimes even back to visit Claire as a young woman. When Henry meets Claire, he is twenty-eight, and she is twenty. He's a hip, handsome librarian; she is an art student with Botticelli hair. Henry has never met Claire before; Claire has known Henry since she was six...
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