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Original Essays | June 20, 2014

Lisa Howorth: IMG So Many Books, So Many Writers



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The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry

krickcrak, January 6, 2013

I thought I knew what would happen, but this book surprised me. It had an unexpected and powerful emotional impact on me, and because of this, I believe it is the best. book I read this year. Check it out
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The Psychopath Test: A Journey through the Madness Industry by Jon Ronson
The Psychopath Test: A Journey through the Madness Industry

krickcrak, January 19, 2012

Funny, yet informative.
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Queen of Fashion: What Marie Antoinette Wore to the Revolution by Caroline Weber
Queen of Fashion: What Marie Antoinette Wore to the Revolution

krickcrak, November 13, 2006

A great, gossipy biography of a subject who has been addressed over and over again. I couldn't help drawing parallels to Princess Di. Antoinette was a powerless person who made herself an icon but didn't see the shifts in popular opinion, or perhaps didn't care. Presents an interesting angle.
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Margherita Dolce Vita by Stefano Benni
Margherita Dolce Vita

krickcrak, November 13, 2006

What starts out as a romp with a 14 yr old girl with a bad heart and an eccentric family ends as an attempted totalitarian take-over that happens as quickly and unexpectedly as an airplane stuck in a tower. It starts out charming you and ends haunting you.
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