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Review and Giveaway: Vinegar Girl

October 16, 2016 Uncategorized 4

Review and Giveaway: Vinegar GirlTitle: Vinegar Girl (Hogarth Shakespeare)
Author: Anne Tyler
Source: from publisher for review
Links: Amazon|Indiebound |Goodreads
Rating: three-stars

Summary: Basically a less well-modernized, less entertaining version of 10 Things I Hate About You.

Vinegar Girl is the latest installment in the Hogarth Shakespeare series of retellings. I loved the Merchant of Venice retelling, Shylock is My Name, so I had high hopes for this retelling of The Taming of the Shrew. I remembered liking the series when I was younger, although a recent post by Krysta at Pages Unbound about the misogyny in the original made me realize that the domestic abuse went right over my head at the time. This book generally eliminated that problem, but the conclusion was still a little off for me. Read more »

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