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Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? Testament Of Youth Vera Brittain. But for Nora Ephron, I’ll make an exception. So here we are. A Woman In Berlin Anonymous. They have one son, Sam, and Rachel is pregnant with their second child as the book begins.

Heartburn is the perfect, bittersweet, sobbingly funny, all-too-true heartbkrn novel. Excellent Women Barbara Pym. Description ‘I have bought more copies of this book to give to people, in a frenzy of enthusiasm, than any other.

Remarkably she gets it back when the police catch the robber.

Nora Ephron: The heroine of her life, not the victim – Telegraph

Given that I am very profoundly indifferent to the joys of therapy, golf and cooking I can only give this novel 2. Ephron’s character, Rachel, is generally unlikable. For in this inspired confection of adultery, revenge, group therapy, and pot roast, the creator of Sleepless in Seattle reminds us norz comedy depends on anguish as surely as a proper gravy depends on flour and butter. Seven Is it possible to write a sidesplitting novel about the breakup of the perfect marriage?


It was a very quick read and I liked how unique it was with the comfort food recipes set within the novel.

A light fluffy easy read if you can call the topic of divorce “fluffy” I simply loved this story of a New York couple who are facing the effects of infidelity and are verging on a divorce.

Buy the Audiobook Download: First, the humour is tremendously mean-spirited. Apparently I’m the only woman in America who thinks this is not particularly good.

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Fear of Flying 3. Like golf seems to be a pursuit every man is totally desperate to do just the minute their income gets to a … certain… level… NOW!

One, I found the narrator very superior, irritating even, and frankly not very witty or funny. This is not a perfect book, but it was perfect for me right now. She eviscerates her cheating husband and everyone else in their social circle, and it is SO. This time, I could really see the anger simmering below the surface. Adultery in America”, Ephrob August 18,Vol.

Heartubrn women writers who have chronicled catastrophic life events — Elizabeth Smart on lost love, Joan Didion and Joyce Carol Oates on bereavement — have found themselves identified with those crises, their other work effaced or diminished by a single, defining emotional convulsion.


She is one funny woman. She said it again and again, and I have quoted her saying it again and again.

Nora Ephron: The heroine of her life, not the victim

Lots of food references and a few recipes thrown in. Jan 26, Tanya Burr rated it ephrpn it. She also starred in the movie but I don’t know if this was before or after narrating the book. And Thelma’s husband knew about it and engaged in deep discussions with them about it.

Jun 12, Krista Regester rated it liked it. Sep 15, Carolyn F. And if you consume the audiobook, as I did, know that Meryl Streep — the premier actor of our generation — is far too good for audiobooks.

If the writer is Nora Ephron, the answer is a resounding yes. I fphron Ephron an extra star only because I miss most of her.

Apr 17, Lola rated it it was nira. However, I was perturbed that the writer’s preface from actually emphasised the similarities between the narrator and the writer. Heartburn was a bestseller.