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User Review  - klburnside - LibraryThing

I finished reading this a couple weeks ago, and wish I'd written the review sooner. I too have been having a lot of trouble finishing a book, and this was the perfect solution. I love when authors can ... Read full review

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User Review  - dawsong - LibraryThing

Rosenthal, Amy Krouse Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life Nonfiction Rejected by publishers for being too random or too hard to pigeonhole, Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life finally found a publisher ... Read full review

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User Review  - vlcraven - LibraryThing

Finally, a memoir of a person who wasn’t abused or had a drug dependency. And it’s laid out like you think of your life—in bits and bobs and charts and lists, random associations and the happy and ... Read full review

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User Review  - mawls - LibraryThing

This clever book takes you through the life of the author bit by bit. I'm not sure if I loved it because I found myself relating to many of her life experiences/thoughts/feelings or simply because it was entertaining and a joy to read. I also love finding books that have unconventional formats. Read full review

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User Review  - cait815 - LibraryThing

I really enjoyed this book. I could relate to much of what the author wrote about and, on multiple occasions, would read an entry that brought some long forgotten memory of mine to the surface (and a smile to my face). Read full review

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User Review  - shelleyraec - LibraryThing

Gas TankEvery Single Solitary Time I go to get gas I have to lean out the window to see which side the tank is on. - Amy Krouse Rosenthal and me too!I finally got to read it -quick and easy in about 2 ... Read full review

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User Review  - MarcusH - LibraryThing

Amy Krouse Rosenthal creates a unique and imaginative biography. At times I get tired of biographies--their linear progression, expert testimony, etc. While I may not be able to connect with all ... Read full review

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User Review  - Alexa - Goodreads

Read my quick review here: http://mycoconutshy.blogspot.com/2011... Read full review

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User Review  - Minnek8 - Goodreads

Concept was clever, but I expected more from it than I received. Didn't find it worth the time, but read it anyway, though not the entire book, just entries that were more relevant to my experience. Wouldn't recommend it. Read full review

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