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Gentlemen of the Road by Michael Chabon
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I just finished this today and I'm starting it again right away because I don't think I really got it the first time around. It may not have been a good choice for audio: too literary to fall easily from my ears into my brain. I'm hoping I'll get mor...more
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Exodus by Deborah Feldman
" When I read Deborah Feldman's first memoir Unorthodox I thought it was written pretty well, until about half to two-thirds of the way in. Then it kind of jumped up to hyperspeed, got vague and just kind of ended. To me it felt like she'd probably... " Read more of this review »
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Planet Carnivore by Alex Renton
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Exodus by Deborah Feldman
Exodus
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Hm.

This follow-up to Unorthodox is an introspective journey-type memoir in which Ms. Feldman sort of tries to connect with her European heritage as well as her Americanness. There were sections I really loved: the short part about Deborah the prophe...more
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Unorthodox by Deborah Feldman
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Welllllll.... really 3.5 stars.

I loved loved loved learning about Hasidic life, and this memoir definitely delivered a fascinating story. But I'm noticing a pattern with these "Leaving the Faith" memoirs, now that I've read a few: the authors genera...more
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Tinkers by Paul Harding
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It's not often that I read the last page of a book and then immediately turn back to the front to start it again. But with Tinkers I felt like it ended right when I was starting to really get Paul Harding's style. A lot of the book SO beautiful. It's...more
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Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder
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