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View all 4 comments. Heartburn by Nora Ephron – 4 stars 2 17 May 08, How could you go wrong?

I was a little put off by yeartburn fact that this novel seemed more like a revenge piece and it made me feel almost voyeuristic to read it. If I tell the story, I can make you laugh, and I would rather have you laugh at me than feel sorry for me.

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

The Magic Toyshop Angela Carter. So I figured I would love every single thing Nora wrote and had high expectations when I picked up Heartburn. I love Nora Ephron. I read a part of this before realizing Meryl Streep narrated the audiobook, so I downloaded it, and lay in bed most of today, reading my physical copy along with Meryl.


And left a McDonald’s receipt ca. Oct 17, Laurie Reilly rated it really liked it. Sep 28, Jaime rated it really liked it Nlra It almost felt like she spoke on a tape recorder and then just jotted down what she had said verbatim, instead of compiling it into concise thoughts. Jul 08, Nancy rated it it was ok.

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I read this book when it first came out, and this is my first re-read in almost 30 years. She was already there.

It was funny and a quick read. This page was last edited on 24 Novemberat Maybe it’s a generational thing.

And Thelma’s husband knew about it and engaged in deep discussions with them about it. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Its strong autobiographical content provides insight into one of the “power couples” of the late s.

Stay in Touch Sign up. I also realized that I began eating and enjoying key lime pie because of this book.

But what makes Heartburn a great novel — rather than simply a great revenge novel — are the instances of grievous pain spun into comedy. I haertburn raised by a mother who expected me to meet those particular standards, or who put that kind of pressure on me – thank god.


I’ll let Nora’s hesrtburn words do most of the talking here so I Find all of my reviews at: She spends her days trying to create the perfect 4 minute egg.

Ephron’s marriage, much to her husband’s real-life dismay. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Carl Bernstein is a dick. And if you consume the audiobook, as I did, know that Meryl Streep — the premier actor of our generation — is far too good for audiobooks.

Heartburn by Nora Ephron

Apple Audible downpour eMusic audiobooks. This new edition from Virago finally gave me the chance to try her writing. So here we are. I really loved this book. I always thought cooking was part of the package: I became obsessed with its author and thinly disguised heroine.