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Monday, May 10, 2010

Book Carnival

 While looking for a Monday Meme I found this,  Read it forward, a way to read a book write a review about it and then give it to one lucky follower, the follower than has a few weeks or a month to do the same each time passing it along and they also have to write their blog name and url inside the book's cover, so fun.. This is from Elizabeth at Confessions of a working mom confessionsfromaworkingmom.com- so today I will be playing and I am reviewing the book- What Remains by Carole Radziwill
  
This is a memoir, and everyone knows I love memoirs. This is about the author Carole Radziwill and  she grew up in Suffern, New York. Growing up I had a friend named Kathy from Suffern, and I live in upstate New york, so the book was fun to read. The author becomes the wife of John F. Kennedy Jr's cousin, Anthony Radziwill. She describes her childhood and her formative year in the first part of the book, even mentions her first job at Caldor, ( so funny- if you have ever been in a Caldor)
The second part of the book is about love, friendship and tragedy. The central part of the book is about loss. Carole Radziwill manages to show her personal side and her human side even while she becomes good friends with Caroline (John F. Kennedy's fiancee). Readers will enjoy this book for many different reasons.
 So the way to win is to leave a comment saying I would like to read that and then I will randomly select a winner on Friday May 14th and mail you the book you will have 48 hours to respond to my email with your address. Happy Reading and winning. I give this book **** 4 stars

4 comments:

Ellie said...

ooh, I would love to read this one; sounds like
it has all the right ingredients! Great idea~

Foursons said...

I haven't read a lot of memoirs, but I imagine it is a lot like reading blogs- which I LOVE to read! This book sounds like I would enjoy it!

Thanks for linking up too!

Nf1andprek-whisper said...

I will be picking a winner from random.org this friday... for this book.

Foursons said...

I announced last Friday that you won my book Evenings at the Argentine Club. Can you send my your address so I can get it mailed out to you? Thanks!

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