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What the Dead Know
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by Laura Lippman (Goodreads Author)
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What the Dead Know by Laura Lippman
What the Dead Know
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Lucky Us by Amy Bloom
Lucky Us
by Amy Bloom
read in September, 2014
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I've only read one other Amy Bloom book but I can say I'm hooked. She does a great job of creating these sprawling road trip/journey stories. Her characters are flawed but loveable. It was a little slow to get into this book but once the two sisters...more
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How Did You Get This Number by Sloane Crosley
"If all you know about New Yorkers comes from "Seinfeld", "Sex and the City", and books like this one, you probably think Manhattanites are a selfish, immature group. Take Crosley's first essay in this collection in which she complains about being..." Read more of this review »
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How Did You Get This Number by Sloane Crosley
How Did You Get This Number
by Sloane Crosley
read in October, 2014
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I hate this book and I really really dislike Sloane Crosley.

I confess, I hated her first book so I don't really know what possessed me to read her second one. It was a library book so maybe that's it? It was free. It wasn't checked out by anyone else...more
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We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
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The Year of the Gadfly by Jennifer   Miller
The Year of the Gadfly
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A Ticket to Ride by Paula McLain
A Ticket to Ride
by Paula McLain (Goodreads Author)
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The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill Lepore
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Caitlin Moran
“You can tell whether some misogynistic societal pressure is being exerted on women by calmly enquiring, ‘And are the men doing this, as well?’ If they aren’t, chances are you’re dealing with what we strident feminists refer to as ‘some total fucking bullshit’.”
Caitlin Moran, How to Be a Woman

Tina Fey
“So, my unsolicited advice to women in the workplace is this. When faced with sexism, or ageism, or lookism, or even really aggressive Buddhism, ask yourself the following question: “Is this person in between me and what I want to do?” If the answer is no, ignore it and move on. Your energy is better used doing your work and outpacing people that way. Then, when you’re in charge, don’t hire the people who were jerky to you.”
Tina Fey, Bossypants

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