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Keep Calm and Read This: Wild Lily by Cerise DeLand

I’m so excited to welcome Cerise DeLand this week (and I’m doing no small amount of fangirling because this is the author who introduced the… 986 more words

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The American Heiress by Daisy Goodwin

I spotted this book in a local shop and picked it up to read the jacket. It was a pretty cover, and the story sounded like something right down my alley- historical nonfiction romance, and even one review stated that it was reminiscent of… 599 more words

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Can mental health professionals distinguish between washed and unwashed brains? The case of Patty Hearst revisited

Can mental health professionals serve as expert witnesses in determining whether those accused of serious crimes have washed or unwashed brains?

Can mental health professionals ethically deprogram young adults whose parents kidnap them away from political or religious groups they have joined? 2,216 more words

The American Heiress by: Daisy Goodwin

I picked this one up on impulse right after I won my copy of Victoria. I saw that it was the same author but a different time period so I thought it would be a nice way to get a sense of Goodwin’s work. 676 more words


American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst by Jeffrey Toobin

For most people, the Patty Hearst story is summed up in a single photo. Patty, standing in the lobby of the Hibernia Bank in San Francisco, wielding a machine gun. 534 more words

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