One-Minute Book Reviews

June 18, 2010

And the Latest Gusher Award for Achievement in Hyperbole in Book Reviewing Goes to …

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Aimee Bender makes you “grateful for the very existence of language.”

— From a review of The Girl in the Flammable Skirt in the San Francisco Chronicle

As the novelist Jennifer Weiner said in posting this quote on Twitter, “I have my doubts.”

Gusher Awards recognize over-the-top praise in book reviews. To read earlier posts in the series, click here.

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