Monthly Archives: May 2009

Favorite memoirs, part two

When I was writing my favorite memoirs post last week, it went longer than I had intended, and so became part one. Here’s part two: The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls This straight-forward, tell-it-like-it-is memoir is one girl’s story of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Everyone is Beautiful by Katherine Center

Title: Everyone is Beautiful Author: Katherine Center Genre: Modern fiction Publisher: Ballantine Books Rating: 5 out of 5 stars First line: The day I decided to change my life, I was wearing sweatpants and an old oxford of Peter’s with … Continue reading

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BEA Twitter Party

If you’re like me, and are really wishing you were one of the fortunate book bloggers going to BEA, be sure to sign up for the BEA Twitter Party, hosted by The Book Lady’s Blog. It’s Friday night from 8 … Continue reading

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