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The Paying Guests - Sarah Waters
The Paying Guests
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781594633119 (1594633118)
ASIN: 1594633118
Publisher: Riverhead Hardcover
Pages no: 560
Edition language: English
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Obsidian Blue
Obsidian Blue rated it
5.0 Be Our Guest, Be Our Guest, Put Our Service to the Test...
So I really enjoyed "The Little Stranger" and wanted to read more Sarah Waters books. I picked up "The Paying Guests" and found it hard to get into initially. Just like I did with "The Little Stranger." However, Waters takes her time building up the story and you eventually get into the rhythm of th...
eamaccready
eamaccready rated it
I really liked Sarah Waters' writing, beautiful prose. But I found the plot to this to be very cliche and predictable with characters I found to be dull and cardboard at best, and downright unlikable at worst. Because of this, I had a really hard time sympathizing with their troubles and struggles w...
Lillelara
Lillelara rated it
2.0 The Paying Guests
The Paying Guests is my third Sarah Waters book and eventhough her other books arenĀ“t perfect, at least they have been compelling reads. But this book I found to be incredibly dull and boring. The story in a nutshell: moping, moping, doing house chores, moping, more house cleaning, falling in love, ...
Evaine's Books, Books and More Books
Evaine's Books, Books and More Books rated it
2.0 The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters - My Thoughts
Thank God that's over with! I don't know what I was expecting when everyone was recommending Sarah Waters to me. More mystery-like, I think. The blurbs and all mention the world thriller, but I just don't see it. First off, I have to say that Sarah Waters does write well. She is definitely ...
Bloodorange
Bloodorange rated it
4.0 The Paying Guests
Loved the first part for the setting - historical and situational - and the psychologically true portraits; liked the somewhat arduous, plot-driven second part, and the non-ending, far less. I'm giving [b:The Paying Guests|20821087|The Paying Guests|Sarah Waters|https://d.gr-assets.com/books/1396671...
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