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Mainly on Directing by Arthur Laurents
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Mainly on Directing by Arthur Laurents
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Mr. Laurents doesn't hold back, that's for sure. The first few chapters are spent skewering Sam Mendes and Laurents is up and down from there. The author is just as complimentary toward those he loved working with as he is critical of those he didn't...more
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Open City by Teju Cole
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Flash Boys by Michael Lewis
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I Don't Know What You Know Me From by Judy Greer
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David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell
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(review of the audiobook) I so enjoy Malcolm Gladwell's books. I do understand that many of his theories are oversimplifications and full of stories that he finds to fit the theories. But what I like about Mr. Gladwell is that when I read one of his...more
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The Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bohjalian
The Sandcastle Girls
by Chris Bohjalian (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2014
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Gorgeously written, heartbreakingly sad. A few plot twists are a little manipulative or contrived, but in general a phenomenal story. Although I know this was fiction based on history, and that the characters are created, it's clear that people exper...more
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The Lion in Winter by James Goldman
The Lion in Winter
by James Goldman
read in February, 2014
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Some of the best dialogue I've read in a play. Biting, sarcastic, funny, and smart.
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Angels in America, Part Two by Tony Kushner
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2013 Reading Challenge
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Lauri has completed a goal of reading 25 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
 
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