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The Last of A Moveable Feast

Hi, Bookies! Well, what did you think? The thing that was really hitting me these last few chapters was how Hemingway and Hadley kept bringing up luck or “knocking on wood” as if he was trying to make it seem like his fate was really completely out of his hands and he had no control over what happened in their […]

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A Moveable Feast: Chapters 8 to 16

Hi again, Bookies! I know a few of you have been commenting about Hemingway’s spare style and how it makes you feel that you’re not getting the whole story. Well, it turns out you’re right. In the chapter “Hunger Was a Good Discipline,” Hemingway tells us that straight up, and gives the example of his short story “Out of Season,” […]

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A Moveable Feast: Chapters 1 to 7

Hi, Bookies! So glad to hear you’re all excited about this book! I found it almost too easy to breeze through, and had to keep reminding myself to slow down so that I wouldn’t oversimplify it and miss the subtleties. So I started to underline passages. It made me feel like I was in college all over again! And as […]

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A Moveable Feast: An Introduction

Hi, Bookies: My name is Yolanda Wikiel. I’ve had the opportunity to grow up with Real Simple, first as an assistant when the magazine launched, now as a staff editor 10 years later. I work primarily on fashion stories, so you can only imagine how many bras, bathing suits, and pants I’ve squeezed myself into over those 10 years in […]

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