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Book…Just started reading it.

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BETSY…book (2 photographs)

I read this book yesterday.  It’s a fast read, a one day read, and I liked it.  Betsy’s a woman who did things her own way, mostly because she had no real idea how to do things.  She’s very “go … Continue reading

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I just couldn’t finish it…

I almost did it, but I just got so sick of Stein’s ego, that I had to stop.  I looked at the pictures and the last page where the Stein said that the book was a love story (to herself) … Continue reading

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Here’s the thing…

This book is about Gertrude Stein.  Toklas is the narrator.  It doesn’t make sense.  And, depending on your personality, having Gertrude’s last name repeated over and over and over again, is more than annoying.  Gertrude Stein said, Gertrude Stein did, … Continue reading

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Another book on my TBR stack…

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What I’m reading right now…well, after I’m finished typing, I mean.

This is a fun book.  I love the pictures.  They’re wonderful and there are a lot of them.  Stein’s writing is simple and she doesn’t actually use a lot of punctuation, no quotation marks, etc., but it doesn’t matter.  I … Continue reading

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Another new book: The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas (Illustrated) 2 pictures

I bought this one for the artwork. I’ll start it when I finish Frida in Paris.  The book weighs a ton but it’s very cool and I love the pictures.  I am not a Gertrude Stein fan in any way … Continue reading

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Book: THE HEART

This arrived yesterday and I’m half way through it.  It’s interesting and I like it.  It’s also a lovely book, made well.  It has some photographs and combines the things I love, art, Paris and Frida.

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Book…LEGENDARY AUTHORS/and the clothes they wore

After I read LEGENDARY ARTISTS and the clothes they wore, I had to get this one.  Loved it.  The books are wonderful and so beautifully made.  Sewed binding, quality paper, just wonderful to touch.  I never knew James Joyce (eye … Continue reading

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Best board book for kids on equality for all…It’s wonderful (3 pictures)

  This is a truly wonderful book.  It’s not just for little kids but first and second graders as well.  I love it and I’m an adult.  So check it out.  Use it in school and at home.  Give it … Continue reading

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