Top Ten Tuesday: Books I loved with Fewer than 2,000 Ratings on Goodreads

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What an interesting topic this week! It required some research to compile this list, to be sure. Fortunately, I log my reading in Goodreads.com and have a “shelf” for each year’s books. So, I looked at the likely suspects to see how many reviews each had. I was surprised to find a few real favorites of mine were in this category.

The Ice Cream Makers by Ernest van der Kwast

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Read my review here.

The General’s Women and Loving Eleanor by Susan Wittig Albert

General’s Women review here. Loving Eleanor review here.

Barefoot at the Lake by Bruce Fogle

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Read my review here.

Mrs. Engles: A Novel by Gavin McCrea

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Read my review here.

Five Brides by Eva Marie Everson

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Read my review here.

No I Don’t Want to Join a Bookclub by Virginia Ironside

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Read my review here.

The Outside World by Tova Mirvis

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Read my review here.

Gonzales and Daughter Trucking Company by María Amparo Escandón

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Read my review here.

Bar Harbor Retierment Home for Famous Writers by Terri Lynne Defino

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Read my review here.

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11 thoughts on “Top Ten Tuesday: Books I loved with Fewer than 2,000 Ratings on Goodreads

  1. I find it so sad to see the really low number of ratings for some books – when you think that an author put their heart and soul into that novel or short story collection. It must feel so dispiriting not to get much of a reaction

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  2. Ah, I”ve actually read The Outside World! It’s been a while so I don’t remember much of the details, but I know I thought it was terrific. I love the title of the last on your list (Bar Harbor…) — I’m going to need to check that one out!

    My TTT

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