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ISBN: 085789031X / ISBN-13: 9780857890313

Mennonite in a Little Black Dress: A Memoir of Going Home

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"It is rare that I literally laugh out loud while I'm reading, but Janzen's voice--singular, deadpan, sharp-witted and honest--slayed me." - ... Show synopsis

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  • Mennonite in a Little Black Dress: A Memoir of Going Home (Atlantic Books) – Paperback (2011)
    by Rhoda Janzen

    Mennonite in a Little Black Dress: A Memoir of Going Home

    Paperback, Atlantic Books
    2011
    272 pages

    ISBN: 085789031X
    ISBN-13: 9780857890313

    Rhoda Janzen had reached a crossroads: she had just hit forty when her brilliant husband of fifteen years left her for a guy he met on Gay.com. In the same calamitous week she was hospitalized in a horrible car accident. With no alternatives, Rhoda decided to pack her bags and head home. into the heart of the Christian sect she had spent years longing to escape. Rhoda Janzen might be a bad Mennonite, but nonetheless, her parents and their community welcome her back with open arms, strange food and offbeat advice. ('Why not ... Show more

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Reviews of Mennonite in a Little Black Dress: A Memoir of Going Home

Overall customer rating: 3.500
1kathi

Thank you

by 1kathi on Dec 30, 2010

Thank you! This book arrived timely & in good condition! Have a very Happy New Year! Kathleen S Vaccaro

quasar
by quasar on Apr 2, 2010

I managed to read about 45 pages, then started skimming. Frankly, her family isn't that interesting. Several pages on how her parents decide what to order at McDonald's?? I skimmed another 30 pages and gave up. I usually like memoirs and she and I have had vaguely similar life experiences so I had high hopes for this, but it was just tedious.

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