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California Dreamin' by Michelle Phillips
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Feb 24, 11

Read from January 05 to February 24, 2011

I have to say overall I was not impressed with the writing. I love The mama's & The Papa's music so I wanted to read more about them as people. I read John's daughter's book about his sexual relationship with her.So I also wanted to see if he had some kind of warning signs with his wife..Yes is my oppinion he did. Michelle being only 16-17 when they strated a sexual relationship, while he was married to a woman he had two children with. All I really learned is how they met and what drugs they did. Could have found that info online and not be bored with the writing...This does deserve 3 stars though instead of the 2 I wanted to give it. I think she tried she is just not that good of a writer in my oppinion... LOVE her acting and singing though.
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Reading Progress

01/16/2011 page 18
10.0% "WOW I am thinking she is either a really bad writer or she was smoking crack when she wrote this.."
02/04/2011 page 30
17.0% "This is ANOTHER boring book :( I am so disapointed really wanted this to be good."
02/15/2011 page 91
51.0% "making a little progres..have not felt like reading and I hate that :("
02/17/2011 page 117
66.0% "Coming along a bit better now. I have to say I will be happy when finish this one and can just move on :("
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Jeannie don't give up so close to the beginning!! I have had books start with a whimper and finish with a bang! I so wanted this one to be good since I have it on my TBR shelf. :(


Love She is just a bad writer I think. It is so much just nonsense. Does not have much to do with the music and the interesting facts your would want to know. I am going to finish this one no matter what because I LOVE the music. I also want to get some more info on John just because I had read his daughters book..


Jeannie that's too bad Love. I'll be watching for your review! good luck :))


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