Book Reviews of Fierce Attachments: A Memoir

Fierce Attachments: A Memoir
Fierce Attachments A Memoir
Author: Vivian Gornick
ISBN-13: 9780671657574
ISBN-10: 0671657577
Publication Date: 5/1988
Pages: 204
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.

3.6 stars, based on 7 ratings
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Book Type: Paperback
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I just finished reading this jewel of a book. This memoir by scholar and literary critic Vivian Gornick is intelligently written; she gives all the information necessary for the reader to gather the pieces of the puzzle of her life, without dumbing it down one bit. Profound insights about the process of self-creation, autonomy, and the creative process. This is the sort of book that with each subsequent reading, you peel yet another layer to discover a new angle you had not seen before. Highly recommended.
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not one of the best our book club has picked out. A bit too whiny, 'poor me' for my taste