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Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Tai - Goodreads

meh. the format is cool, the pictures are pretty, and there is a cute inspirations-type section at the end, but the angsty writing is a bore. Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Kathleen - Goodreads

The art in this memoir is almost as superlative as the hats. A very pretty depiction of a year in the life. Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Stephanie - Goodreads

There are times in my life when this would have been the perfect book for me. But those windows have been small and rare and I didn't happen to pick it up at one of them. It just seemed odd to me. I ... Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Beenish Khan - Goodreads

Brilliant, and beautiful. Needs to be read, and reread. Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Hans - Goodreads

Maira Kalman ponders and illustrates the art of living in this eclectic and electric work. Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Koa - Goodreads

Not a book, but a journey. A beautiful experience to be had. Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Dieuwke - Goodreads

I'd never heard of this book before, but when I read somewhere about it, the title gripped me. Almost two weeks after 'reading' and finishing it, I still don't really know how to classify this book ... Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Ameer - Goodreads

A picture book for adults. An interesting format, reads almost as poetry. This book tries to be a lot of things, none of which I found it did particularly well. Perhaps my mind is too technical to ... Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Elizabeth D'wolf - Goodreads

Delicious! What a perfect read for my current existential crisis. Ms. Kalman's musings may lead you to want to buy a hat... in Paris... or to add information about the weather to your journal. It is ... Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Olsonfamily5 - Goodreads

I fell in love with this quirky, thoughtful, enchanting little book. This might be one I need to buy and keep (I read the library's version.) I might also need to buy a fabulous hat! Read full review

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