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Review: Just Kids

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I really wanted to like this memoir, hooed it would be different from typical "I'm-a-famous-person-here-are-all-the-famous-people-I-met" celebrity memoir. Patti Smith is a halfway decent writer, but ... Read full review

Review: Just Kids

User Review  - Anna Brammeier - Goodreads

I really wanted to like this memoir, hooed it would be different from typical "I'm-a-famous-person-here-are-all-the-famous-people-I-met" celebrity memoir. Patti Smith is a halfway decent writer, but ... Read full review

Review: Just Kids

User Review  - Lurdes - Goodreads

Long before her iconic hit, Because The Night, Patti Smith was just a misfit youth, with a crazy penchant for art, and a wild quest to find similar souls in late '60s New York City. Just Kids ... Read full review

Review: Just Kids

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The ending was pretty poignant, but there was almost incessant name-dropping throughout the book. It all seemed self-indulgent and overly grandiose, and there was a nauseating amount of religiosity ... Read full review

Review: Just Kids

User Review  - Charlie - Goodreads

The ending was pretty poignant, but there was almost incessant name-dropping throughout the book. It all seemed self-indulgent and overly grandiose, and there was a nauseating amount of religiosity ... Read full review

Review: Just Kids

User Review  - Leeann Horner - Goodreads

Tedious. There is no arc, no storyline, no remarkable insights. This is simply the telling of Smith's time with Maplethorpe which is not all that interesting, particularly after the first few chapters. Repetitious and unremarkable. Read full review

Review: Just Kids

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Tedious. There is no arc, no storyline, no remarkable insights. This is simply the telling of Smith's time with Maplethorpe which is not all that interesting, particularly after the first few chapters. Repetitious and unremarkable. Read full review

Review: Just Kids

User Review  - Elaine van der Geld - Goodreads

While the book started off well, and I had high hopes, there was just too much name dropping and bad writing here. In the last few pages Smith betrayed the real problem with the book when she wrote ... Read full review

Review: Just Kids

User Review  - Goodreads

While the book started off well, and I had high hopes, there was just too much name dropping and bad writing here. In the last few pages Smith betrayed the real problem with the book when she wrote ... Read full review

Review: Just Kids

User Review  - Carol Cancro - Goodreads

Oh boy--thought I would love this book, but in retrospect, I shouldn't be surprised. Didn't get Patti back in the 70's when I was a kid, but many years later was turned on by a friend to "Horses." I ... Read full review


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