Corrigan's book is moving and hilarious, very smart but totally down to earth.
Even if you don't find anything new to read it is always interesting to find out what other people think about the books you love or hate.
It was wonderful reading Maureen Corrigan, NPR's Fresh Air book critic, debut memoir book "Leave Me Alone, I'm Reading."
Too long and obtuse for most. I was not inspired to add her recommendations to my reading list nor were the rest other book club members.Published 2 months ago by KT
I love Maureen Corrigan's book reviews on NPR and when I found out she'd written a book I immediately sent for it. Read morePublished 10 months ago by tasson
This book is on my Favorites shelf because it is packed full of great books to read. For non-fiction it is a delightful book to read. A must for bibliophiles.Published 12 months ago by Luann
If I could rate the book 4 1/2 stars, I certainly would. Though there are parts of the book that drag on for a little too long, it was still very enjoyable to read. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Paula
I've always had my head buried in a book since I learned to read. A book has been my escape from worries in the real world and my comfort in times of stress and grief. Read morePublished on April 8, 2012 by Damaskcat
Entertaining. Especially if you read the same books as a child, the Malone series and Karen. Good humored and interesting commentaries on the writers life experiences.Published on February 15, 2012 by alibeamish
I LOVED this book. It is a perfect read -- and a perfect gift -- for the holidays, if you want to unplug, laugh, learn and think. Read morePublished on November 22, 2011 by Kathryn
Maureen Corrigan reviews books for a living, but she loves what she does because she loves to read. She talks about how her favorite books have affected her throughout her life,... Read morePublished on November 20, 2010 by Dr. Marc Axelrod
I love this memoir of a life with books! That may be because I discovered so much in common with the author, not just in many personal ways and that we both love books and escape... Read morePublished on November 18, 2010 by Margaret H