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BLUE SHOE

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Lamott infuses this peripatetic story of a woman's struggles after a divorce with the same quirky brand of Christianity she explored in her wildly popular memoir, Traveling Mercies (1999).When Mattie finally accepts that her marriage to the charming but unfaithful Nicholas is over, she moves her two children, Harry (six) and Ella (two), back into the house where she grew up because it's free ... Read full review

Review: Blue Shoe

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Jami Edwards

Anne Lamott is a breath of fresh air. Whether she's writing nonfiction or fiction, she always seems to be writing Truth. It's not the Truth of the daily news or some ponderous philosophy. It's just Real Life, but real life with a fabulous sense of humor and an appreciation for life's little ironies. It's also real life told with honesty, which is not always the same thing as Truth. BLUE SHOE ... Read full review

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