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The Girls by Emma Cline

Over the weekend, I finished this month’s Book Club pick – The Girls by Emma Cline. Very loosely based on Manson’s girls, it has been getting mixed reviews. 2,222 more words


What I'm Reading This Week: The Girls by Emma Cline

For October, my local Book Club chose ‘The Girls’ by Emma Cline. Loosely based on Charles Manson and his girls, the story is told through the eyes of a 14 year old who is swept up into the cult lifestyle. 57 more words


Book of the Month

I recently signed up for Book of the Month. At the beginning of every month, five judges select five books for members to choose for their book of the month. 98 more words

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The Girls

If ever there was a cake with a back story its this one so let me take you back to 1999 when a whirlwind hit our family in the shape of the Alternative WI Calendar. 1,320 more words


You be the Captain, and I'll be no one.

The plot of The Girls is propelled forward by a fictionalized version of the Manson Family murders of Sharon Tate and her house guests in 1969. 269 more words


The Girls by Emma Cline

Here is one author to keep your eyes on, Readheads.

Emma Cline has written a beauty with The Girls and while not the easiest of reads or most fun, it is certainly a damn fine one.   402 more words


Thoughts on "The Girls"

Where were you in 1969? Undoubtedly, if you were alive, you were shocked and horrified by the heinous murders committed by Charles Manson and members of his cult. 268 more words