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She wrote herself a route out of her marital betrayal that led to success and fame, but she never became synonymous with that part of her life.

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She is so damn funny, so damn right on, I adore her. As a result, I knew the moment my marriage ended that someday it might make a book — if I could just stop crying. Jan 26, Tanya Burr rated it liked it. Food sometimes is, though, since Rachel writes cookbooks for a living.

If I had wanted recipes, I would have heartbuen a cookbook. Nota wasn’t raised by a mother who expected me to meet those particular standards, or who put that kind of pressure on me – thank god.

Nora Ephron: The heroine of her life, not the victim

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The fact that the other woman has “a neck as long as an arm and a heartbuen as long as a thumb and you should see her legs” is no consolation.


Lists with This Book. Look, it’s not badly written, and often funny, and sometimes even a little poignant although, I don’t know how much that was enhanced by Meryl’s acting – and she really did act this audiobook, which was a problem in itself.

Rachel’s self-esteem takes a huge battering as Mark has an affair with Thelma Rice Margaret Jay and she takes her revenge ephroon telling the Washington grapevine that Thelma has a venereal disease.

One, I found the narrator very superior, irritating even, and frankly not very witty or funny. I love Nora Ephron.

Nov 24, Roxane rated it liked it. Like golf seems to be a pursuit every man is totally desperate to do just the minute their income gets to a … certain… level… NOW! Thoroughly enjoyed reading this story.

Heartburn by Nora Ephron – 4 stars. The protagonist is Rachel, a Jewish lady she harps a lot about Jewish way of life, hence I too am mentioning it with a toddler son, who at the beginning is 7 months pregnant with her second child and who has just got proof of her husband Mark’s infidelity with Thelma, a not well loved family friend. Her movies taught me everything I would ever need to know about having unrealistic expectations when it comes to matters of the heart.

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Heartburn by Nora Ephron. And Thelma’s husband knew about it and engaged in deep discussions with them about it. I’m pretty sure writing Heartburn was a much needed therapeutic experience for Nora Ephron. I imagine this to be a very very poor miserable embarrassed broke down version of analysis conducted by people who have never heard of the concept of the unconscious or anyone called Freud.


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May 29, Jessica Woodbury rated it really liked it Shelves: Finally, we have comments like this one on p. But Mark and Thelma went well beyond clandestine afternoon delight and were actually dphron a psychologist together. I’ll let Nora’s own words do most of the talking here so I Find all of my reviews at: Actually it barely resembles a novel. But then the story seemed repetitive and silly and it seemed to lose its juice.

The table is roaring with wine-induced laughter and she hasn’t even gotten to the good part yet!

Buy the Audiobook Download: I’m glad I finally read this book and I plan to watch the movie soon. Nora Ephron dies, age I rarely read comedies; ehpron book was a selection for one of my book clubs. Oct 24, Vanessa rated it it was amazing.