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Penguin.com reviews
Meet the Ames Girls: eleven childhood friends who formed a special bond growing up in Ames, Iowa. As young women, they moved to eight different states, yet managed...
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FOX 9 Minnesota reviews
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (FOX 9) - Stars of the book, 'The Girls from Ames: A Story of Women and Friendship' on FOX 9 Morning News....
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KARE 11 TV reviews
Eleven childhood friends who formed a special bond growing up in Ames, Iowa, are now the focus of a very popular book out right now. The Girls From Ames follows...
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Pioneer Press reviews
Three women who star in one of this season's most-hyped books will talk about their 40-year friendship at Barnes & Noble in Edina this week. Marilyn McCormack...
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Huffington Post reviews
The Girls from Ames: A Story of Women & a Forty-Year Friendship by Wall Street Journal columnist Jeffrey Zaslow tells the remarkable story of the 40-year...
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BookPage reviews
In his follow-up to the best-selling The Last Lecture, co-written with Randy Pausch, Wall Street Journal columnist Jeffrey Zaslow explores the friendship of 11...
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Sun Chronicle reviews
While Jane Nash and her girlfriends from childhood have always cherished their enduring friendship, she says they never thought it was all that unique or...
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AMES TRIBUNE ARTICLE reviews
“The Girls from Ames” is a book about friendship, a theme to which we can all relate. What makes this story more relevant is that it began in our own community,...
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wowowow.com reviews
I envy women and their friendships. I envy the ease with which so many of them share their lives. I envy the vital ways they support each other emotionally. I...
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AP via the Huffington Post reviews
he distills the vast trove of material on SNCC and the movement with a sure, skillful hand . . . . His portrait of Bob Moses, the philosopher-activist in a white...
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Sacramento Book Review reviews
In this rather touching sojourn into the realm of motherly love, Johnny Tan, a Malaysian-born writer, adopted at birth, brings the warmth of love into print....
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The Jamais Vu Papers 2010
Publishers Weekly reviews
In this fresh, experimental novel, a psychotherapist, Hector Glasco, attempts to cure Hilary, a jaded movie queen, of her "perpetual sense of déja vu." … Cleverly...
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Wayworn Wooden Floors
Salty Ink reviews
Wayworn Wooden Floors showcases what Mark Lavorato’s writing style, which is simple and down to earth; he is telling stories but not fluffing them up beyond...
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To Serve a King
Medieval Bookworm reviews
“…Not only delivered that wonderful atmosphere, but an engaging story with a few twists, lively and sparkling characters, and very solid writing. ..highly...
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CM Magazine reviews
To her list of already impressive accomplishments, Kathy Stinson adds the distinction of taking on one of the most controversial social issues of our time—and...
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February Flowers
Straits Times Singapore reviews
by Fan Wu
"A winning debut…engrossing, beautifully written…sophisticated blend of lyricism, humour, sexual titillation and earnest exploration of being and becoming…...
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A Journey intto the Transcendentalists' New England
Ink19.com reviews
The Transcendentalist movement centered on the Boston area, and its members are a Who�s Who of American letters - Hawthorn, Alcott, Thoreau, and Emerson are the...
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Matters of Faith
BookPage reviews
Everyone believes in something. Whether our beliefs are rooted in religion, experience or just intuition, faith is one of life's strongest arguments. Many believe...
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Race With The Devil
Ron Weiser, Rollin' Rock Magazine and Rollin' Rock Records, and Vincent colleague reviews
The best thing I've ever read on Gene Vincent.
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