"While the author is trying to explain her reality to others, her angry, sarcastic tone comes off as condescending. Although it may be a defense mechanism on her part, it doesn't help the reader empathize with her situation. What I liked about th..."
"I've been waiting for this book for a long time. Well, not this book, because I never imagined that the book I was waiting for would be so devastatingly smart and funny, so consistently entertaining and unflinchingly on target. In fact, I...
"Historians have long speculated about the relationship between Eleanor Roosevelt and Lorena "Hick" Hickok, an American journalist and writer. Amy Bloom explores the relationship in this novel from Hick's point of view. The book opens j..."