Sarah's Reviews > Coop: A Year of Poultry, Pigs, and Parenting

Coop by Michael  Perry
Rate this book
Clear rating

's review
Mar 10, 2011

did not like it
bookshelves: chickens, terrible-or-unfinished
Read in March, 2011

OOof. I liked Perry's public radio interviews, but this book was so full of ego and self-aggrandizing there was little room for a story. I caught myself passing this book up in favor of lengthy volumes on sociology, sewing projects, and several truly terrible mysteries, even though I was half way through and Perry's wife was committed to a home birth. I'm pregnant... I should want to see how that goes.... but for some reason, it languishes on my bookshelf, demoted from my bedside table.

Perhaps when we get our new chickens I'll pick it back up.... maybe...

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Coop.
Sign In »

Comments (showing 1-2 of 2) (2 new)

dateDown arrow    newest »

message 1: by Diane (new)

Diane seriously... all anyone ever needs to do to sell a book is to nab an interview on MPR... I was just going to add this to my to-read list. :)

Sarah You think when my book is done I could kidnap Carrie Miller and demand an interview as ransom?

back to top