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Wit's End Download Ó 4 I was born in Bloomington Indiana I was due on Valentine's Day but arrived a week early; my mother blamed this on a really exciting IU basketball game My father was a psychologist at the University but not that kind of psychologist He studied animal behavior and especially learning He ran rats through mazes My mother was a polio survivor a schoolteacher and a pioneer in the co operative.

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Wit's EndHer Addison Early who once knew Rima's father well Addison is a best selling mystery writer Over the years she has tried to protect her work and her privacy as her fans have become ever intrusive.

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  • Sidna

    Wit's End Download Ó 4 Wit's EndWhat the heck is this book about It reminds me of Jerry Seinfeld's description of his sitcom This is a book about nothing When you are finished with this book you don't know any about the characters that you did before you started it I read this book on a bus trip to Milwaukee If I had not been trapped on the bus with it I would have uit half way through I would not recommed this book to anyoneI have not read Fowler's The Jane Austen Book Club and am not likely to after reading this disaster


  • Su

    Wit's End Download Ó 4 Wit's EndNow this is a really fun book for the modern Net savvy reader I don't think I've ever heard fanfiction discussed accurately in a book before or ever discussed period and I love the varying attitudes on it from the author to the rabid fangirl to the innocent net surfer who accidentally stumbles on


  • Andrea

    Wit's End Download Ó 4 Wit's End45 starsI think unfortunately that this book is misreprented by the tag line on the cover and the publisher description; both those seem to promise an overarching mystery a sinister encroachment of the both the past and of an author's fansWhat it actually is and succeeds uite well at is the first person narrative of a woman without roots trying to find some purpose Rima struggles with


  • Amy

    Wit's End Download Ó 4 Wit's EndPreface I won this through a Readinggroupguidescom contest I have read The Jane Austen Book Club which was also set in the Norcal area so I'm right at home with thatUpdate Just because you get a book for free does not mean you should read it There was no point or direction to this book The storyline was very scattered none of the characters were developed enough t


  • Lormac

    Wit's End Download Ó 4 Wit's EndWhat a letdown The description sounded so interesting A young woman Rima who is suffering after the deaths one after another of her immediate family members is invited to move in with her godmother who happens to be a world famous mystery writer The writer lives in a beachfront estate in Santa Cruz California called Wit's End which was built years ago by a surviving member of the Donner party who is said to haunt the grounds The writer is a little eccentric she builds dioramas of the murders she plans to describe in her books and since the death of Rima's father she has not written a new book but she still maintains a vigil as to what is written abou


  • Justwinter

    Wit's End Download Ó 4 Wit's EndThe best part of this novel is the author's wit Fowler as many reviewers note really does have a wonderful voice Her character insights asides ruminations all are engaging and interesting The whole of Wit's End however is not as good as the sum of its parts With so many odd and fascinating side stories grief loss obsessive fan adoration theft of


  • Jackie

    Wit's End Download Ó 4 Wit's EndThe author of The Jane Austen Book Club has struck again delightfully This book is not a mystery but it IS about a mystery writer her goddaughter and some mysterious past events There are multiple story lines in this bookinc


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    Wit's End Download Ó 4 Wit's EndReading this book made me wonder why Jonathan Lethem Junot Diaz and the other fan boys get all the credit for playing with genre Karen Joy Fowler's meta mystery about a woman trying to decipher the relationships between her family and a famous murder mystery writer has just as many layers and asks just as many big philosophical uestions Set in a Santa Cruz populated by cults and clowns and 12 stepper housekeepers the book is as colorful as any traditional mystery By adding plot lines that take place online but which have real world repercussions Fowler gets


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    Wit's End Download Ó 4 Wit's EndI bought this book in the UK; I prefer the US title Wit's End as it is a accurate indication of the book's themes and contentThe UK jacket copy made the book sound like a lighthearted romp with a fictional detective come to life to help the heroine Instead the book is a rumination on grief the creative process and just who owns a creative work once it is accessible by the public Does it belong to the author To the fan To the real life people events on whom the fictional characters and situat


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