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Review: The Glass Castle

User Review  - Kokeshi - Goodreads

Overall, I was not overly impressed with this book. It is supposed be a page turner that is impossible to put down, but I quickly became bored with it. With persistence I finally finished the book ... Read full review

Review: The Glass Castle

User Review  - Robin - Goodreads

Apparently I am not with the majority that thought this book was really good. I am still not really sure why I didn't enjoy the book. It took me forever to finish it and I kept forcing myself to keep ... Read full review

Review: The Glass Castle

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NO three year old can boil hotdogs on the stove, can't get the water into the pot. While she wrote this well, I had trouble believing a lot of it as a child's recollection. Children accept their lives ... Read full review

Review: The Glass Castle

User Review  - Alisa - Goodreads

Reading this book is like watching cable news unfold an event like Michael Jackson's death; it's full of drama for drama's sake and is excessively self-centered, while breathlessly revealing the next ... Read full review

Review: The Glass Castle

User Review  - Sarah Honenberger - Goodreads

NO three year old can boil hotdogs on the stove, can't get the water into the pot. While she wrote this well, I had trouble believing a lot of it as a child's recollection. Children accept their lives ... Read full review

Review: The Glass Castle

User Review  - Suzie Q - Goodreads

Had I been given a choice, I would not have read this book. It was required reading for a college. The biggest issue I had with this book was that, while I felt that a lot of the things that she ... Read full review

Review: The Glass Castle

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Well-written, but relentlessly depressing account of Walls's horrible childhood. There is no redemption here, only survival. She claims happiness and success at the end of the book, but we'll have to ... Read full review

Review: The Glass Castle

User Review  - Jillian O'connor - Goodreads

Well-written, but relentlessly depressing account of Walls's horrible childhood. There is no redemption here, only survival. She claims happiness and success at the end of the book, but we'll have to ... Read full review

Review: The Glass Castle

User Review  - Anna - Goodreads

I kept seeing references to this book so I picked it up last week at GW. I zoomed through and enjoyed it in many ways. I'd seen that it was compared to Mary Karr's Liar's club which I read about 15 ... Read full review

Review: The Glass Castle

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I think it is important to note that Jeannette Walls is a "former" gossip columnist, and also, that a memoir is based on the author's interpretation of events. There is a reason this book was not ... Read full review


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