Emi Bevacqua
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Kingdom of Lies by Kate Fazzini
"I think my expectations were raised a little by the blurb likening Fazzini to “the Michael Lewis of cybercrime”, and the story never really flows or seems as well-drawn as Mr. Lewis is capable of. But that’s obviously a really unfair bar to compar..." Read more of this review »
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From the outset Fazzini tells us these are stories, but the way they overlapped gave me false hope that all would merge and culminate in a comprehensive ending to all the various cybershenanigans: Party Girl Renè Kreutz in Romania evolves into a hack ...more
All We Knew But Couldn't Say by Joanne Vannicola
"This book was very hard for me to read, but at the same time I found it cathartic, inspiring, and an absolutely important read. As a survivor of generational trauma and abuse and intent on breaking the cycle once and for all, there were areas wher..." Read more of this review »
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All We Knew But Couldn't Say by Joanne Vannicola
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Joanne Vannicola is an award winning actress and activist; her autobiography bravely addresses trauma and abuse she survived at home growing up in Canada. As a child Joanne was very involved in dance and theater, but other than these organized activi ...more
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Answered Prayers by Truman Capote
"There's a game that has various names; the one I learned during childhood is "Gossip" -- whispered words transmitted from one mouth to the nearest ear until the last participant reveals what (s)he heard. The game may be instructive or entertaining..." Read more of this review »
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Answered Prayers by Truman Capote
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This was first published as an unfinished avante garde nonfiction novel in 1986, two years after Truman Capote died, and twenty years late for the delivery date he'd promised to Random House. Sometimes boldly new and different wins all the prizes lik ...more
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Fleishman Is in Trouble by Taffy Brodesser-Akner
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I loved reading Fleishman Is in Trouble for so many reasons: first off it's hilarious commentary on the state of marriage in contemporary upper class America, a raucous he said-she said that segues into dark discourse on the precarious plight of work ...more
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Albert Einstein
“The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before.”
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Marguerite Duras
“Our mothers always remain the strangest, craziest people we've ever met.”
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“War is an invention of the human mind. The human mind can also invent peace with justice.”
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“If things start happening, don't worry, don't stew, just go right along and you'll start happening too.”
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Angela Carter
“Is not this world an illusion? And yet it fools everybody.”
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