Category Archives: memoirs

Mini-reviews: Shades of Earth by Beth Revis; Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me by Ellen Forney; Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan; and The Imperfectionists by Tom Rachman

Title: Shades of Earth Author: Beth Revis Genre: YA science fiction Publisher: Razorbill Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from my personal library First line: “Wait,” I say, my heart clenching. Goodreads blurb: Amy and Elder have … Continue reading

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Book Review: 3500: An Autistic Boy’s Ten-Year Romance With Snow White by Ron Miles

Title: 3500: An Autistic Boy’s Ten-Year Romance with Snow White Author: Ron Miles Genre: Non-fiction, memoir Publisher: Ron Miles Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Review copy from the author First line: Benjamin was a genuine Christmas gift, albeit … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Prizewinner of Defiance, Ohio by Terry Ryan

~ Originally posted on my personal blog on February 1, 2006. ~ Title: The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio: How My Mother Raised 10 Kids on 25 Words or Less Author: Terry Ryan Genre: Memoir Publisher: Simon & Schuster Rating: … Continue reading

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