Gilbert, Elizabeth

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City of Girls

Tart-voiced Vivian and her adventures in 20th-century Manhattan will please readers who enjoyed Kathleen Rooney’s Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk. [See Prepub Alert, 12/3/18.]
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Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear

Gilbert serves as an enthusiastic coach for readers who want more out of life. Highly recommended. [See Prepub Alert, 3/9/15.]
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The Signature of All Things

Highly recommended. ["Gilbert's (Stern Men) first novel in 13 years gets off to a strong and compelling start but loses its way midpoint; awkward plot points make the second half feel at times like another book entirely," read the less impressed review of the Viking hc, LJ 10/1/13.]
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TheSignature of All Things

Gilbert's (Stern Men) first novel in 13 years gets off to a strong, compelling start but loses its way midpoint; awkward plot points make the second half seem at times like another book entirely. With that caveat, readers who loved Gilbert's smash memoir Eat, Pray, Love will likely enjoy this 19th-century take; those whose taste runs to female-centric historical fiction may want to check this one out as well. [See Prepub Alert, 4/1/13.]
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Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India, and Indonesia

While a few reviewers dismissed Gilbert's book as self-indulgent and dull, many were entertained by the humor and irreverence of her account of a year seeking solace for lost love by living in three vastly different countries...

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