Run to Earth
by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
Publisher: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent 1910
Number of pages: 424
The blend of mystery and gothic horror in the narrative is engaging, the strong female characters portray an interesting side of Victorian life. The ending in spite of depending heavily on coincidences, brought our heroine the respect she so clearly deserved.
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This novel is a mystery with subtle overtones of humor. A wee bit of a road trip, and a totally wild and crazy read. Recommended for anyone who hates complicated stories that require a score card to keep track of all the players.
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