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My Life in France
This is just a lovely book, although it does make me a little sad that I can't spend my entire day cooking. I wouldn't even necessarily need to do it ...more
Apr 08, 2012
Apr 08, 2012
Running with Scissors
**spoiler alert** I picked up this book because my plans to see the movie had fallen through. I generally enjoy memoirs, and this one was ok, but I do ...more
Jul 2006
Jan 23, 2008
Candyfreak: A Journey Through the Chocolate Underbelly of America
In a nutshell, the biggest flaw of Candyfreak can be summed up by the first panel of this charming Dilbert cartoon from 1989. In case you didn’t fol ...more
May 11, 2011
Jan 10, 2011
I would second (or third) the calls to enjoy this as an audio book, rather than as a old-school "read", since much of it comes across as part of a sta ...more
May 27, 2011
May 25, 2011
My Booky Wook
This is a surprisingly thoughtful memoir. It does drag a bit at times, in the same way Sid & Nancy does, where you think "Oh, so you're still doin ...more
Jun 15, 2011
Jun 10, 2011
Colored People
This book had a charming, meandering style to it, however, whether there was to be some culmination of the various vignettes the author presented, I c ...more
Aug 2009
Sep 14, 2009
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
Finally, a book that answers the question "Well, what do you like?" A combination of smart and funny, with minimal sarcasm. Delightful.
Sep 15, 2013
Sep 14, 2013
Assassination Vacation
Jan 2010
Mar 14, 2010
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