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User Review  - RussellBittner - LibraryThing

Is it pure coincidence that I just finished reading Anna Quindlen’s Rise and Shine on the heels of Jack London’s Martin Eden? And would I expect Quindlen’s principal character, Meghan Fitzmaurice, to ... Read full review

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User Review  - NeedMoreShelves - LibraryThing

I feel like I always want to like Quindlen's novels a lot more than I actually do. Nothing about this felt new or surprising, and the two main characters were more annoying than sympathetic. The whole ... Read full review

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User Review  - lonepalm - LibraryThing

Plot, not character driven....and what's with Meghan's body?: Once I got into "Rise and Shine," the plot carried me along; I even stayed up way too late to finish it. Still, it was often so ... Read full review

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User Review  - wareagle78 - LibraryThing

Intriguing story of a network news star whose career and seemingly her life is blown apart by a mike that was not switched off. But the story is actually told from the point of view of the social ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kelslynn - LibraryThing

Rise and Shine has a great premise: it's the tale of two forty-something sisters, orphaned at a young age and raised by an aunt and uncle, who live vastly different lives. Meghan Fitzmaurice is the ... Read full review

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User Review  - JillKB - LibraryThing

Mom and I listened to this book on the way to and from Arlington, VA. I enjoyed it, although there was one part about the end I really didn't like -- the fight that Megan and Bridget had near the end ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rincey - LibraryThing

I love a book that accurately portrays sister relationships. This one did it for me, almost making me cry towards the end. Slightly predictable in a certain sense, but I loved it nonetheless. Read full review

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User Review  - kebets - LibraryThing

Meghan is an anchor woman on a morning news program, Rise and Shine. She has everything - a great lawyer husband, a college son who is actually a nice kid, national and international recognition. She ... Read full review

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User Review  - lindap69 - LibraryThing

love Anna Quindlen and this is now my most favorite of her novels Read full review

Review: Rise and Shine

User Review  - Diane - Goodreads

I just started this and the first 5-10 pages are interesting enough but after that (I'm on pg 40) it is slow. Kind of surprising to me-I've never read anna quindlen and personally it's not doing a lot ... Read full review


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