Wednesday, April 21, 2010

did any of you read this?

Five Finger Discount: A Crooked Family History by Helene Stapinski
Am curious about The Five-Finger Discount. Have you read it? How was it?

2 comments:

  1. Yes! Great book about growing up in Jersey City, New Jersey. Rich in historical and family detail. Author is a keen observer of how a city's history can affect it's residents on the individual level. Kinda sad but very funny.

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  2. i can tell you my aunt louise often gives herself a 5-finger discount in restaurants if she likes something, say a salt shaker or napkin.

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