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A former English professor, Jennifer now writes about classic movies for Examiner.com and her own blog, Virtual Virago. She has degrees in English from Agnes Scott College, Georgia Southern University, and Auburn University. She also writes introductions to literary classics and works in popular culture studies.


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Beyond Casablanca
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Wierm's Egg
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The Spinsters
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Angels We Have Heard on High
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This is Not a Life
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Bette Davis stars as a pair of identical twins, one good and one bad, in A Stolen Life (1946), but the title grossly oversimplifies the circumstances that lead one twin to usurp the identity of the other. What we get is really a romantic drama, not a mystery or a thriller, but it's a very compelling story, nonetheless, with Davis giving her usual top-notch performance in both roles. Curtis Ber... Read more of this blog post »
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Wierm's Egg by Jennifer C. Garlen
"I loved this engaging, well-written story of a female dragon, lonely in her mountain, who raises a shipwrecked orphan boy as her son. Calling the child Wiermig or Ig, egg, she faces the derision of her own dwindling kind and the wrath of villagers..." Read more of this review »
The Book Report is a book club for people who don't have time to read a selected book, but still want to meet fellow book-lovers and talk books. Enjoy the wonderful ambiance of Yellowhammer Brewery, meet fellow readers, and share what you're reading ...more
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Charlotte Brontë
“Reader, I married him.”
Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

Robert A. Heinlein
“Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.”
Robert A. Heinlein

Lewis Carroll
“But I don’t want to go among mad people," Alice remarked.
"Oh, you can’t help that," said the Cat: "we’re all mad here. I’m mad. You’re mad."
"How do you know I’m mad?" said Alice.
"You must be," said the Cat, "or you wouldn’t have come here.”
Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland

Mae West
“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.”
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“Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.”
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