Tag Archives: memoirs

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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Mini-reviews: The End of the Affair by Graham Greene; Anne’s House of Dreams by L.M. Montgomery; and Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake by Anna Quindlen

Title: The End of the Affair Author: Graham Greene Genre: Literary fiction Publisher: Penguin Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library First line: A story has no beginning or end: arbitrarily one chooses that … Continue reading

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