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First Impressions of Growing Up Bank Street

angelas
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Nov 23 2020 – 11:50 PM

Not for me

While the title first caught my eye, after reading the synopsis I didn't know if this would be...

tmbooks
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Nov 23 2020 – 11:35 PM

Captures Greenwich Village

The thing about memoirs is that they need three strong points in order to stand steadily: a...

jjorski74
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Nov 23 2020 – 10:53 PM

Charming Memoir

This is a thought provoking book which takes me right back to the very charming neighborhood I...

lorelskye
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Nov 23 2020 – 10:49 PM

Ehh

Memoirs aren’t really my type of book unless they are true crime memoirs and this is definitely...

mandy6804
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Nov 23 2020 – 10:44 PM

History

This is definitely a unique memoir. I do not typically read a lot of non-fiction and don't know...

sasha
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Nov 23 2020 – 10:27 PM

Art describing art

I enjoyed the picture Donna Florio painted with her words and descriptions of the stage; I could...

aalejo
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Nov 23 2020 – 10:17 PM

Curious introduction

This was definitely a curious introduction, and at times the writing seemed to be everywhere. I...

naturegracereader
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Nov 23 2020 – 10:02 PM

Breathing Theater

For me this book was kind of all over the place and hard to understand. A lot of people were...

julied
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Nov 23 2020 – 09:57 PM

An unconventional life

Donna was born to Ann and Larry, a married couple who lived for the theater. The memoir starts...

jessica r
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Nov 23 2020 – 09:42 PM

Looks pretty good

I don't usually lean towards reading biographies or memoirs but this one felt different while...

masim276
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Nov 23 2020 – 08:57 PM

neat

This book looks pretty neet. New York is usually an interesting topic and this book looks like it...

jetta
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Nov 23 2020 – 08:09 PM

Cute

This seems like a fun and airy memoir from the quick glance that was given. This would be a nice...

onethriftyreader
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Nov 23 2020 – 07:41 PM

Interesting

I found this memoir to be very interesting. It provides a window into a world I know nothing...

katrinamarie7
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Nov 23 2020 – 05:50 PM

New York Memoir

This memoir captured my attention quickly, I wanted to know about the lives of the many people...

stormiedanes
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Nov 23 2020 – 05:15 PM

Starts slow

it starts slow and i have a feeling the really good parts start midway through. Unfortunately...

becca1838
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Nov 23 2020 – 04:49 PM

i kinda like it

i'm not that into memoirs and genres like that which this book is. the cover looks amazing and...

m.kim102
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Nov 23 2020 – 04:13 PM

I like it

This sounds like a spectacular read. I was first brought in by the cover, I loved how everything...

alliespeaks
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Nov 23 2020 – 03:04 PM

New Memoir

I'm not a huge memoir fan but this one sounds very interesting. The first look is really setting...

angelarbrooks
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Nov 23 2020 – 02:54 PM

Places!

As a theatre kid I immediately fell in love with Ann and Larry. The short sentence structures...

abitofbooks
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Nov 23 2020 – 02:46 PM

Yes!!

I've been waiting to read this first look since it first showed up on the page! It didn't...

shae
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Nov 23 2020 – 02:09 PM

Great voice

Memoirs aren't generally the first genre that I tend to gravitate toward, but this looks like a...

catleesi
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Nov 23 2020 – 12:02 PM

Interested

I’m completely intrigued by this book. The cover is lovely and the plot sounds charming. It is...

6girlsmom
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Nov 23 2020 – 11:22 AM

Surprising

When I first read the blurb for this book, I thought that it would be a pass for me. I don’t know...

mmrios9
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Nov 23 2020 – 11:01 AM

I like this!

This reads like your typical memoir, but I personally found the writing style to be much better...

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