Lamott, Anne

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Almost Everything: Notes on Hope

Established fans of Lamott's will likely enjoy this work, but the scattershot organization and less than stellar narration may leave others cold.

Hallelujah Anyway: Rediscovering Mercy

This work will appeal to fans of Lamott as well as general readers interested in current spiritual thought. Recommended for all libraries. [See Prepub Alert, 10/24/16.]

Small Victories: Spotting Improbable Moments of Grace

Dedicated fans will surely praise this collection, but for marginal fans or those new to the author, there is not much here to recommend. ["A must for all Lamott fans and a fine point of entry for newcomers," disagreed the starred review of the Riverhead hc, LJ 11/15/14.]

Small Victories: Spotting Improbable Moments of Grace

A must for all Lamott fans and a fine point of entry for newcomers.

Stitches: A Handbook on Meaning, Hope and Repair

Readers who are drawn in by the subtitle will not be disappointed, in spite of the brevity of the book. Lamott fans will also likely find exactly what they've come for.

Help, Thanks, Wow: The Three Essential Prayers

A worthy successor to her prior works, this brief book will delight Lamott's regular readers, and likely draw new readers to her writing and to the ideas behind prayer.

Some Assembly Required

A best-selling author of fiction and nonfiction, Lamott again touches affectingly on personal issues, here recounting learning that her 19-year-old son, Sam, would soon become a father and then detailing the first year of grandson Jax...

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