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Natalie O.'s Reviews

Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins

Following characters from Paris, New Orleans and Seattle, Robbins creates a complex and hilarious work of magical realism. Shifting between past and present, our story begins with King Alobar as he defies death and aging in search of eternal life. The story's whimsical nature and Robbins’s quirky wisdom will delight and astound you. - Natalie O.

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Jitterbug Perfume: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780553348989
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Published: Bantam - April 1990

A Manual for Cleaning Women by Lucia Berlin

Lucia Berlin's 43 captivating short stories are a sucker punch to your heart. Each one is alluring and provides an intimate insight into Berlin's life full of loss, heartbreak, and addiction. I have fallen in love with her writing and savored this collection with all of its tragedy, humor, and unpredictability. - Natalie O.

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A Manual for Cleaning Women: Selected Stories Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250094735
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Published: Picador - August 2nd, 2016

Upstream by Mary Oliver

A gorgeous collection of autobiographical essays on Oliver's curiosity for her environment and the great writers who kept her company throughout her life. Her vivid descriptions of the natural world are stunning, reminding one to notice and find awe in our surroundings. Few pages were left without folds or underlines and many parts have seldom left my mind. - Natalie O.

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$26.00
ISBN: 9781594206702
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Published: Penguin Press - October 11th, 2016

In the Blink of an Eye by Walter Murch

I read this immediately after Barry Jenkins, director of Moonlight, recommended it in an interview. Murch's cinema theory focuses on the criteria of a good cut and emotional editing. Along with editing advice, Murch recounts the challenges faced when editing films for Francis Ford Coppola. This is the quintessential book for any editor or filmmaker! - Natalie O.

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In the Blink of an Eye: A Perspective on Film Editing Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781879505629
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Published: Silman-James Press - August 2001

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