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Review: Fiction Ruined My Family by Jeanne Darst

It’s best to not know too much about Fiction Ruined My Family before jumping in. (I bought it because it was 50% off at Barnes & Noble and I liked the title.) The Darsts are an exquisitely dysfunctional family: dad, … Continue reading

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Review: Almost a Family by John Darnton

John Darnton had a most unusual childhood. Although his father, Byron “Barney” Darnton, a legendary World War II war correspondent for the New York Times, died when John was an infant, the son was raised in the shadow of his … Continue reading

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