#BookReview. Echoes of Narcissus in the Gardens of Delight by Jo Robinson (@jorobinson176). Creativity and Friendship as Weapons of Liberation

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Thank you tons and tons to Olga Nunez Miret, an amazingly talented lady in so many different respects for her wonderful review of my Echoes of Narcissus. I’m grinning from ear to ear.

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Hi all:

I’ve been catching on some of the books I had pending, and as I’ve finally got around to reading one by our fantastic Jo Robinson, I had to share. Here it is:

Echoes of Narcissus in the Gardens of Delight by Jo Robinson Echoes of Narcissus in the Gardens of Delight by Jo Robinson

Title:  Echoes of Narcissus in the Gardens of Delight

Author:  Jo Robinson

ASIN:  B00RBRYMD6

Published:  21st December 2014

Pages:  230

Genre:  Spirituality, Personal development, genre fiction

Donna, the protagonist of this novel, has been married for over thirty years to Marco, a horrible man who has made her believe she’s unstable and unworthy of anybody’s love or attention. Their daughter, Shelley, was packed to boarding school and has avoided the family home ever since. Donna has managed to survive thanks to a huge garden (partly the land of an old farmhouse) and her renewed interest in Horticulture. Researching heritage tomatoes she stumbles…

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15 thoughts on “#BookReview. Echoes of Narcissus in the Gardens of Delight by Jo Robinson (@jorobinson176). Creativity and Friendship as Weapons of Liberation

    teagan geneviene said:
    September 28, 2015 at 1:50 pm

    Fantastic review Jo — congratulations! It sounds every bit as good as I’d expect from you. I enjoyed Olga’s psychiatric insights too. Mega hugs.

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      jorobinson176 responded:
      September 28, 2015 at 2:02 pm

      Thanks Teagan! I especially loved the psychiatric insights – makes me feel really happy that I wrote the book after being unsure of the topic for a while. HUGS! XX

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        teagan geneviene said:
        September 28, 2015 at 2:12 pm

        Always trust your writer-instincts Jo. That’s our super-power, LOL.🙂

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          jorobinson176 responded:
          September 28, 2015 at 2:21 pm

          You’re right – we must wield it with abandon! Although some of the ideas I have could probably get me arrested. Writers should never be arrested for anything though – it’s ALL research. 😀

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    olganm said:
    September 28, 2015 at 2:43 pm

    You are both right. And that’s my psychiatric opinion!

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    Ali Isaac said:
    September 28, 2015 at 3:00 pm

    A great review, Jo! Well done!

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      jorobinson176 responded:
      October 5, 2015 at 2:56 pm

      Thank you Ali! Olga has really made me proud to have taken the time to read and review it when she really is so busy, and this book getting reviewed by a psychiatrist is the most epic thing for me. I’m so relieved she never hated it.

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    laurie27wsmith said:
    September 29, 2015 at 9:28 am

    Olga’s a great lady who does some fantastic book reviews Jo. A big well done.🙂

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      jorobinson176 responded:
      October 5, 2015 at 2:57 pm

      Thank you Laurie! It really is a huge honour, and I’m still blown away thanks to Olga. 🙂

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        laurie27wsmith said:
        October 8, 2015 at 6:35 am

        You’re welcome Jo. Olga is a real help and inspiration.🙂

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    dgkaye said:
    September 29, 2015 at 11:39 pm

    Can’t wait to read Jo! Left comment on Litworld🙂

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      jorobinson176 responded:
      October 5, 2015 at 3:02 pm

      Thank you Debbie! I’m zooming to catch up now. 🙂 X

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        dgkaye said:
        October 7, 2015 at 9:29 pm

        I know that feeling, only too well! xo

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