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    Rumer Godden ☆ 2 Download Free read ï PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Rumer Godden EPUB [Cromartie Vs the God Shiva] More enjoyable than the last one of Godden's books that I read Pippa Passes but not up to the standard I remember of her earlier books However

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    Rumer Godden ☆ 2 Download Free read ï PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Rumer Godden Free read Cromartie Vs the God Shiva If I had no other reason to read this book I would have read it because it is a sort of flip side to Godden's previous novel Coromandel Sea Ch

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    EPUB [Cromartie Vs the God Shiva] Not perhaps Godden's best work but still excellent Even her lesser works are light years better than the works of most authors This was I believe the last book Godden wrote before she died Knowing this I found her loving description of India where she was lived for so much of her childhood and young adulthood uite moving Surely this book w

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    Free read ï PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Rumer Godden Rumer Godden ☆ 2 Download EPUB [Cromartie Vs the God Shiva] Rumer Godden is one of my favorite writers so when I suddenly found myself having deja vu during parts of the book

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    EPUB [Cromartie Vs the God Shiva] Rumer Godden ☆ 2 Download Free read ï PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Rumer Godden Picked it up on a free shelf I don't know why i was expecting something good but i REALLY don't know why i read the whole thing when it was evident from the first chapter what i was getting into to wit a regular o

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    Free read Cromartie Vs the God Shiva Rumer Godden ☆ 2 Download EPUB [Cromartie Vs the God Shiva] Well that was a bit of a let down I'll preface this review with a couple of disclaimers this is by no means Rumer Godden's best work

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    Rumer Godden ☆ 2 Download Free read ï PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Rumer Godden Free read Cromartie Vs the God Shiva DisappointingWhile I always enjoy Rumer Godden's writing I was disappointed in this her final book I had just finished Th

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    EPUB [Cromartie Vs the God Shiva] I liked it but it really felt like a shell of a book a plan that never got finished It could have been three times longer without any change to the plot and I would’ve enjoyed it The characters and story felt ki

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    Free read Cromartie Vs the God Shiva Rumer Godden ☆ 2 Download EPUB [Cromartie Vs the God Shiva] A novel about stolen art? Right up my alley A twelfth century bronze Nataraja lifted from a Coromandel Coast hotel is at the center of the plot Godden based this on a true story she clipped from the newspaper The author's descriptions of India are always lyrical but here alas her characters seem paper thin And not to spoil things I'll just say that the denouement is unconvincing and somehow both melodramatic and wooden

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    EPUB [Cromartie Vs the God Shiva] A pleasant read and lighter than the other things I've been reading but a little disappointing for it is a very slight sto

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On Duty to Protect reading her earlier works which sound fab she s fairly open in a post script to the story about the fact that whole passages are duplicated from some of her other novels So from the outset you kind of know that the writer s heart isn teally in the story and my goodness it shows The writing abounds with cringe y cliches there s an excruciatingly toe curling albeit mercifully very brief sex scene and in fact all of the passages dealing with seduction and omance feel so formulaic and predictable with a lot of eliance on just feeling drawn to someone and just feeling compelled I suspect to avoid having to produce any detailed characterisation To be honest everything feels a bit ushed characters feel like jigsaw puzzles with some weirdly specific details included But Other Useful Or Pertinent Pieces Left other useful or pertinent pieces left That said some of the descriptions of the Coromandel coast in particular the eferences to the sea and to the Hotel where the protagonist stays are beautiful and so evocative and I ll be very excited to Marrying the Preachers Daughter read Coromandel Sea Change and The Peacock Spring I just think this book would have benefitted from being extended and developed Rumer Godden is one of my favorite writers so when I suddenly. Ent of India is also at heart a touching love story The story opens with the discovery that aevered eleventh century statue of the Hindu god Shiva has gone missing from the old fashioned Patna Hall hotel It ends up in the hands of a Canadian art dealer Mr Cromartie who takes it to London to be appraised by one of the world's chief specialists in Oriental antiues Cromartie who takes it to London to be appraised by one of the world's chief specialists in Oriental antiues to find it impounded by the Bri. Found myself having deja vu during parts of the book that Involved The Patna Hotel And the Patna Hotel and staff I thought I must have ead it before But the feeling didn t persist and I discovered a plot line that was very new At the end of the book the author explained that Cromartie vs the God Shiva is a Siamese twin with Coromandel Sea Change and that certain scenes in the book are exactly the same Neat I enjoyed Cromartie but I didn t think It Was Written As was written as as Coromandel or Godden s other books Still it is a decent mystery involving very well drawn characters It is based is a decent mystery involving very well drawn characters It is based a true story about an Indian god that was stolen sold and eventually sent to a museum If I had no other eason to The Brides Second Thought read this book I would haveead it because it is a sort of flip side to Godden s previous novel Coromandel Sea Change And I Bedside Manner (The Landry Brothers, really do love Rumer Godden whose books I have beeneading since I learned to The Bridal Swap (Smoky Mountain Matches, read if you haven tead her children s novels you should Your life will become less joyless when you do Anyway Same background some of the same charactersbut a very different book This is a tightly written fast moving beautiful noveland it made the Hindu faith breathe for me I ll say it again A beautiful beautiful nove. Tish police Insisting the statue was not stolen Mr Cromartie takes the case to court and a legal battle ensues Michael Dean a leading young lawyer is sent from London to assume the case for the defense the Indian government There he is instantly captivated by Artemis an enchanting and graceful archaeologist staying at the hotel who proves to be as elusive as the mystery of the theft he is investigati. .
Cromartie Vs the God ShivaA pleasant ead and lighter than the other things I ve been At Any Cost reading but a little disappointing for it is a very slight story sometimes almost pat compromised by unsubtle characterization I went in expecting to love this as I have every other Godden novel I veead She writes well but this seemed to lack her usual magic I liked it but it True Colors really felt like a shell of a book a plan that never got finished It could have been three times longer without any change to the plot and I would ve enjoyed it The characters and story felt kind of caricature ish very single faceted and not cared about Why for instance were the earrings Michael bought described in such detail and later exclaimed over by other characters and then we never even find out if theecipient liked them or even got them It just felt a bit sloppy It would have been a wonderful book if it were up to scratch Rumer Godden writing Well that was a bit of a let down I ll preface this eview with a couple of disclaimers this is by no means Rumer Godden s best work I feel like I can state that fairly uneuivocally s best work I feel like I can state that fairly uneuivocally I ve actually only ead The Greengage Summer prior to this but I ADORED it and I m just going to overlook this one and carry. With a magical story about art love and greed Rumer Godden Once Upon a Matchmaker (Matchmaking Mamas, returns to India the country that has inspired many of her greatest works Set in London and on south India's shimmering Coromandel coast the story is based on aeal case that happened ten years ago concerning the ownership of a priceless bronze statue An entrancing modern day morality tale Cromartie v the God Shiva Acting Through the Governm.