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Comentário do usuário  - sighedtosleep - LibraryThing

I wish I could do this collection of essays justice, but I’ve read it over such a long period of time, that much of my impressions have long faded away. What I can tell you is that this book is a ... Ler resenha completa

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Comentário do usuário  - abbeyhar - LibraryThing

What an amazing group of essays, written about universal and personal topics. Joan didion writes in such a wonderfully precise way, I just want to pick it back up and read some again. They evoke ... Ler resenha completa

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Comentário do usuário  - abbeyhar - LibraryThing

What an amazing group of essays, written about universal and personal topics. Joan didion writes in such a wonderfully precise way, I just want to pick it back up and read some again. They evoke ... Ler resenha completa

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Comentário do usuário  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

Written in 1968, JD checks in with her memoirs of the 1960's from a Hollywood point of view. Her prose is of high quality and the book should be read in close proximity to Thomas Wolff and Samuel Delany for those hoping to understand "What It Was Like?" Ler resenha completa

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Comentário do usuário  - MarkBeronte - LibraryThing

The first nonfiction work by one of the most distinctive prose stylists of our era, Slouching Towards Bethlehem remains, forty years after its first publication, the essential portrait of America ... Ler resenha completa

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Comentário do usuário  - bookworm12 - LibraryThing

Didion’s famous collection of nonfiction essays gives readers a glimpse into the rapidly changing world of California in the 1960s. From hippies in San Francisco to a piece on Joan Baez and her ... Ler resenha completa

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Comentário do usuário  - phillies - LibraryThing

Joan Didion has written a group of essays about the 60s that compare with the very best collections of short stories. Largely set in California and it includes essays about Joan Baez, John Wayne, and ... Ler resenha completa

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Comentário do usuário  - cat-ballou - LibraryThing

I do really enjoy Didion's style of prose. I can't put my finger on exactly what is so pleasing about it (beyond, obviously, the word choice & sentence structure). That said, I don't always enjoy the content of said prose. Ler resenha completa

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Comentário do usuário  - lisapeet - LibraryThing

When I was feeding my mother's cat over Thanksgiving I liberated this from her shelves, an ancient copy that one of my best friends (who is still one of my best friends) gave me in high school -- it's ... Ler resenha completa

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Comentário do usuário  - FKarr - LibraryThing

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