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"GAWD!!!!!! The author, Adrienne Trier-Bienick contacted me when she saw I was reading this...and I have to admit, I read EVERYTHING Tori I can get my hands on (unless is "what was she thinking" in the worst-dressed comments in US magazine) and I said the stupidest comment to her! I said: I'd rather find out what Tori eats on her pancakes in the morning. So....I apologize, as this is NOT a book about what Tori eats!" Oct 14, 2013 11:52PM


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Operation Shylock by Philip Roth
Operation Shylock: A Confession
by Philip Roth
recommended for: hard core Roth fans
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*GROAN* Someone talked me into reading this... I guess if you are 14 and haven't read any literature, then it's great. But it's not for me. Although.... how many of you are going to name your next cat Katniss? It's a great name.... But I am not jumpi ...more
Melinda is on page 26 of 169 of Sing Us a Song, Piano Woman: I only found out this book existed a few days ago...I am very eager to get into it...since it is basically a book about me! But then I started listening to Tori wile I was knitting, so that slowed down my progress a bit. I'll get back on it.
Sing Us a Song, Piano Woman by Adrienne M. Trier-Bieniek
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I am thinking way more highly of it than I was before. I hope to meet you one day at a co
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