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Girl Walks into a Bar: A Memoir Hardcover – July 8, 2003
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This is an unvarnished look at a young woman's missteps, small successes, disappointing failures. (It's also a subtle take-down of NY media.) A rare find.
This is not destined to be a great classic, but it goes a long way in helping the parents of smart girls who should seamlessly slide into "a life," that it ain't that easy. It was so much easier for a 1967 graduate!
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honestly written and a small, delightful, perceptive read.Published 16 months ago by Angela Sturdee
This is a fantastic early memoir that reads like a witty coming-of-age novel -- I couldn't put it down. Read morePublished on November 7, 2011 by SmartShopper
I really loved Strawberry Saroyan's Girl Walks into a Bar. I felt that she was fully open and real about her twenties experience. She delved deep, questioned herself, her life. Read morePublished on October 7, 2011 by Jennifer Bey
It was such a fun read. I felt it was a refreshing perspective and insight into a world I have always been interested in. Read morePublished on September 12, 2011 by Kristal Moffett
I found this book to be sort of a cross between "Prozac Nation" and "The Devil Wears Prada"... and not in a good way. Like Elizabeth Wuertzel, Ms. Read morePublished on November 9, 2003
I was very relieved to see the other frustrated reviews on this book. I picked it up after seeing it hyped in some media outlet, and I was so aggravated reading it that I had to... Read morePublished on October 29, 2003
Strawberry Saroyan has written a memoir that tells a universal story -- one's coming to maturity -- within an extraordinary context. Read morePublished on October 14, 2003 by ron P. swegman