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PLAN B: Further Thoughts on Faith

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Funny, acerbic reflections on faith and family during George W. Bush's first administration.Readers have long awaited Lamott's second book on spirituality (after Traveling Mercies, 1999), and it won't disappoint—or not too much. As before, Lamott charts her life as a deeply religious Christian and committed leftist, though she's no stereotypically pious Presbyterian. For example, she has ... Read full review

Review: Plan B: Further Thoughts on Faith

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Cindy Crosby

"On my fortyninth birthday, I decided that all of life was hopeless, and I would eat myself to death." So begins PLAN B: Further Thoughts on Faith, a collection of delightfully honest and gritty essays from Salon.com columnist Anne Lamott. Lamott, like the best essayists, finds most of her inspiration in the ordinary stuff of living: the exhaustion of parenting, the frustration over a middleaged ... Read full review

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Review: Plan B: Further Thoughts on Faith

User Review  - Ahf - Goodreads

While I'm not Christian I find her faith wonderful and inspiring. She despairs at what I despair at, and rejoices at the same things I rejoice at (often her son and politics for both). I love Anne Lamott as I have since reading Operating Instructions Read full review

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User Review  - Ms. Stephens - Goodreads

My 50something-year-old stepmom LOVES Anne Lamott and loved this book. I really enjoyed _Bird By Bird_ (her book on writing), but think I'm not old enough to fully appreciate this one. Read full review

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User Review  - Holly - Goodreads

I didn't love every word of this book or every concept ... but overall Anne Lamott speaks to me at the spiritual level ... her truth is mostly my truth too ... I can't get enough of her writings .. thank you kindly Anne! Read full review

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User Review  - Allison Sees - Goodreads

I think it would have been better if I didn't read it back to back with Grace (Eventually) Read full review

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User Review  - Emily Gardner - Goodreads

I really wanted to like this book because so many authors I love/respect hold Anne Lamott in high esteem. I haven't given up on Anne yet but I definitely gave up on this book (about half way through). Read full review

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User Review  - Jeffrey May - Goodreads

Only getting started reading this and already enjoying it immensely! Annie seems to have a wonderful gift of story telling mixed with wit and humour aimed at helping us all not to take ourselves too seriously as we travel along the path of spiritual awakening. Read full review

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User Review  - Michael Laflamme - Goodreads

I loved this book. Simply loved it. It will be one of those books I go back to time and again to recharge my batteries (or as some would say, replenish my spoons). In reading Lamott's words I felt ... Read full review

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User Review  - Patsy Parker - Goodreads

This was a great book! Anne is honest, inspiring and very funny. I highly recommend it even if you don't have the same beliefs about God as she does. :) Read full review

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