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Susan Jane Gilman's Reviews

Reviews of Susan Jane’s Work

Dec.01.2008
Published by Publishers Weekly
Youthfully upbeat, Gilman (Hypocrite in a Pouffy White Dress) delivers an entertaining memoir of her ill-starred attempt to circumnavigate the globe after college graduation in...
Feb.01.2009
Published by Booklist
Gilman's standout travel memoir follows the author and her friend Claire as they embark on a backpacking trip through China after graduating from Brown University in the mid-1980s...
Mar.26.2009
Published by USA Today
Susan Jane Gilman's recounting of a trip she took to Asia in 1986 has an edge-of-your-seat quality not common to travel memoirs. She and fellow Brown graduate Claire (not her real...