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I have only read the first two stories so far, and like many reviewers here my feelings are rather lukewarm. Read morePublished on June 16, 2013 by K. Reitan
I'm glad I read these reviews AFTER I read the book. I marvel at the hostility of some of the reviewers; there has to be more behind that energy than simply one's taste in writing... Read morePublished on August 29, 2012 by D. Kuehn
Glad to see that the awfully incestuous publishing industry can you fool sometimes, but not all of the time... Read morePublished on September 22, 2010 by A. St. James
I was attracted to this book after having read "The Tutor" in an anthology, which still remains my favorite of the lot. I would definitely recommend "Lucky Girls. Read morePublished on February 6, 2008 by Zenith
This assemblage of stories about spoiled, vapid, and, worst of all, utterly ulikable young American females abroad is a shining example of how mind-numbingly poor Nell... Read morePublished on November 23, 2007 by Jerry Call
There are no weak stories in Lucky Girls, yet a couple dazzle more than others. Each presents a look from the perspective of an American woman, in her 20s to 40s, with ties to... Read morePublished on October 6, 2007 by rebel_scum
Nell Freudenberger is such a good writer that as soon a you begin to read what she's written you no longer think about her. Read morePublished on September 26, 2006 by TriciaTwo
My title refers not to the clothes sported by the girls in these stories -- who generally cover up so as not to offend Eastern sensibilities, be they in Vietnam, Thailand, or India... Read morePublished on July 31, 2006 by Amazon Customer
This book presents an interesting dilemna--not good enough to be something memorable, but not bad enough to be a complete train wreck. Read morePublished on January 10, 2006 by underwater girl