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  • Title: Enchanted Evening Barbie and the Second Coming: A Memoir
  • Author: Rheta Grimsley Johnson
  • ISBN: 9781603060608
  • Page: 467
  • Format: ebook

  • Nationally syndicated columnist Rheta Grimsley Johnson, winner of the Ernie Pyle Award for human interest reporting, turns her sharp eye on herself in this frank, exhilarating, wise, poignant, and brave memoir Her territory ranges from childhood memories of ritual pre interstate trips in the family station wagon to visit foot washing Baptist relatives to young girl fixatiNationally syndicated columnist Rheta Grimsley Johnson, winner of the Ernie Pyle Award for human interest reporting, turns her sharp eye on herself in this frank, exhilarating, wise, poignant, and brave memoir Her territory ranges from childhood memories of ritual pre interstate trips in the family station wagon to visit foot washing Baptist relatives to young girl fixations on the Barbie dolls of the title, from the simultaneous exuberance and proto feminist doubts of young marriage to the aches of loves lost through divorce and death Her memorable journalism career, which began on her college newspaper and rural weeklies and moved on to prestigious big city dailies, was punctuated by her distinctive writing voice and an unerring knack for revealing her much loved South through uncommon stories about its common people This is a big hearted book that will leave no reader unaffected.
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    Commentaires:

    Charlene
    I enjoyed this. It's a series of vignettes so I read it in pieces over several months, while reading other books. The parts about her very Southern childhood and early newspaper career are funny but the last third of the book about her husband and loss are sad. I appreciated her honesty and openess in her writing; that can't have been easy. Good combination of writing about career and personal life and how they intertwined.I read her column in the Atlanta Constitution when she "replaced" Lewis G [...]

    Jsmith1000
    I used to work at The Commercial Appeal as a lowly intern wayyyy back in the day when I was in journalism school; Rheta Grimsley Johnson was the role model I aspired to at the time. My journalism professor at the time was Don Grierson (who would later become her husband) was lovingly memorialized in this book. I could definitely relate to constant panic and angst she felt as a writer under the pressures of deadlines and the desire to tell someone's story accurately.Many of the struggles she deta [...]

    Jake
    Excellent, honest, heart-felt memoir from America's most talented newspaper columnist.

    Carol Eshaghy
    I loved this well written memoir by a southern journalist

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