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The Liars' Club by Mary Karr
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Mar 27, 2009

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Another "poor me" childhood memoir. While I sympathize and am aghast at much of what happened to Mary Karr during this book, I just didn't feel the pull of emotion or empathy you would expect to come from a book like this.

Jeanette Walls' the Glass Castle - a similar story of a young girl's growing up in rural Appalachia was better written and more engaging than this book
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Naida Reading this for my book club

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Suzanne Thanks Naida..I will skip it.

Toni I agree. The Glass Castle was much better!

Cynthia Totally agree! This is exactly what I was thinking as I finished this today for my book club....glad to be done with it!

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