Justyna's Reviews > Curtains: Adventures of an Undertaker-in-Training

Curtains by Tom Jokinen
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Jul 24, 2012

it was ok
bookshelves: non-fiction

An interesting report on the "death-care" business as told from a former journalist who decided to take a sabbatical and try being an undertaker in Canada. Gave a lot of insight into how funerals work, how the business is run, and all the options one has when he or she dies. It was a good book--an easy, quick read--but it would have been better if it contained more humor. The writer was witty and occasionally laugh-out-loud funny but the book could have benefited from more of that.

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Reading Progress

July 24, 2012 – Started Reading
July 24, 2012 – Shelved
July 24, 2012 –
page 40
July 25, 2012 –
page 110
July 26, 2012 – Shelved as: non-fiction
July 26, 2012 – Finished Reading

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