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Seductress by Elizabeth Prioleau
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did not like it
bookshelves: read-2011


There are a limited number of times and places where the word "razzmatazz" can be used without irony, and this book was not one of them. I loved the subject matter, but the tone of the book is absolutely intolerable.
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Reading Progress

February 25, 2011 – Started Reading
February 25, 2011 – Shelved
February 25, 2011 –
page 20
5.0% "Horrid book. Reads like someone had a big bone to pick with their Women's Studies 101 professor. Giving it another chapter or two, but bleh."
February 26, 2011 –
page 50
12.5%
March 5, 2011 –
page 74
18.5% "Urk. I can't seem to stop reading this, even though I sort of hate it."
March 7, 2011 –
page 120
30.0% "This book is pithy to the point of sheer shallowness."
March 7, 2011 – Finished Reading
May 10, 2011 – Shelved as: read-2011

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