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B Is for Beer

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  • Posted July 30, 2011

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    Gather 'round and you shall hear a quirky tale of a girl and beer.

    This was a fun, quick read that was better than I had expected having not been familiar with the author.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 19, 2009

    Easy reading and fun for all who want a quick book to read.

    The cover states it is a children's book for grown ups and a grown up book for children. That sums it up entirely. Simple enough for anyone to read, this book had me interested from cover to cover. As a beer lover, this was a fun story to read based around beer. The main character, 6 year old Gracie, was fun to follow in her "Christmas Carol" like journey through the times and around the world discovering the mystery of beer. Although I would not recommend this book to small children in general, I would encourage it for those that are questioning their parents' love for beer. All in all it was a good book. Tom Robbins is my favorite author and although this book was more censored than his normal writing style, it was still entertaining.

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  • Posted June 29, 2009

    For kids at heart!

    I loved this book! As a kid at heart, I loved the storytelling, as an adult I loved the story. Fun, funny and even a little poignant.

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  • Posted June 16, 2009

    You don't have to be a fan

    If you either love Tom Robbins, have a sense of humor or are just not politically correct, you should like this book. If you have never read anything by the author, this short book is a great introduction to his style. It is a blend of story lines similiar to some of his other books with a simple fairy tale theme. You can also see that he is in touch with a small child's pysche and concerns. Some of his paragraphs will have you laughing till tears are running down your face. I recently became a grandfather for the first time and bought this for my Granddaughter. It was very appropriate as my daughter loves Tom Robbins, my son-in-law likes beer, and they both have a sense of humor. Not sure if I would actually read it to a small child but then, it would depend on the child I suppose.

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