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Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Traci - Goodreads

Read this in an evening. It's a journal of thoughts over the course of one year, with paintings and photographs to accompany. Really lovely. The people, the thoughts, what she chooses to focus on ... 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

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Rebecca Stevens - Goodreads

Maira's ennui is beautifully portrayed. Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Naomi Salinas - Goodreads

this book is a collection from maira kalman's monthly illustrated blog for NYT. its part journal, part graphic poetry, filled with hilarious character descriptions and still life moments. i checked it ... Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Eric Rothman - Goodreads

I mean, it's amazing. She's amazing. A bit fatiguing perhaps (when all is said and done) but it's profound and hilarious and beautiful. We should all try to live a little bit more like Maira Kahlman. Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - John - Goodreads

Kalman writes in such an intimate way, as if she were sharing secrets. At other times she is channeling history, though it is history intimately intertwined with the present. She travels, she wanders ... Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Kathleen - Goodreads

I think the best way to describe this book is an illustrated journal. It was a very cool experience. Stream of consciousness... Paintings... Photos... I read it in one evening and wished I was creative enough to chronicle my own life in a similar way. Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Leah Lucci - Goodreads

Travel with this alternately wistful and wacky lady's sketchbooks as she explores history, fancy hats, street strangers, and bizarre collections. These paintings are fun to look at. Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Mariah - Goodreads

If you are a devotee of the Elements of Style and have had the pleasure of reading Maira Kalman's illustrated edition; if you love & have lived in NYC; if you were or are a humanities major; and if ... Read full review

Review: The Principles of Uncertainty

User Review  - Colleen - Goodreads

A little treasure of a book - beautiful, thoughtful, sad, even a little fun. Read full review


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