Tag Archives: Memoir

I Hear She’s a Real Bitch – Jen Agg

Uh oh. I just remembered how very much Jen Agg hates those amateur reviewers, those damned bloggers who can’t stop spouting their uninformed opinions. Well. I’m sure she only meant obnoxious food bloggers who take bad photos of their plates … Continue reading

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Girl with Glasses – Marissa Walsh – Margie Lenhart

“Girl with Glasses” was not meant to be read aloud all of a piece like this. It’s a collection of essays and sketches and vignettes and lists; a few have a beginning, a middle, and an end, but more have … Continue reading

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Home Cooking – Laurie Colwin

The only thing worse than reading a book and loving it and then finding out that it’s the only book a writer has produced so far … is reading a book and loving it and then finding out that the … Continue reading

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My Short, Happy Life in “Jeopardy!”

Yes, my friends, this blog is going to be a little Jeopardy!-heavy for the next few weeks. Whether that’s better or worse than it being completely stagnant is debatable. This, here, is a review of this book: – and also … Continue reading

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For the Duration – Felicity Ashbee, Cleota Reed

Received from Netgalley for review, thank you. I hate to say it, but I was a little disappointed in this memoir. It’s the fault more of my expectations than of the book, I think; the cover states quite clearly that … Continue reading

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