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Going Rogue: An American Life

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True Reviews: Let's Rate Books for the Book, Not Just our Opinion of the Author

Talk about not judging a book by its cover...those who readily admit they will never read this book yet rate it poorly. How is it that there are so many reviews and ratings for a book that isn't even released yet? No, these ratings must be for the author herself.

As ...
Talk about not judging a book by its cover...those who readily admit they will never read this book yet rate it poorly. How is it that there are so many reviews and ratings for a book that isn't even released yet? No, these ratings must be for the author herself.

As it is always hard to determine tone through typed words, this is not at all meant to be harsh or unkind. I merely suggest reading a book (or even part) before submitting a review...then at least there would be ground for disagreements and issues for discussion. Otherwise, it's like rating an item on Amazon.com because you disliked the commercial, even though you don't and won't ever use or own the product. Just a thought...

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Sarah's ghostwriter

Per Google and the Rachel Maddow show 9/30/2009, Sarah's ghostwriter is Lynn Vincent, "collaborator" on numerous other books. Go ahead and Google and see what you think. (P.S. Obviously have not read the book, but a star rating is required for this review. I do not pla...
Per Google and the Rachel Maddow show 9/30/2009, Sarah's ghostwriter is Lynn Vincent, "collaborator" on numerous other books. Go ahead and Google and see what you think. (P.S. Obviously have not read the book, but a star rating is required for this review. I do not plan to read the book.)

posted by liberal66 on October 1, 2009

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