Nora Ephron | Literature Criticism Critical Essay by John Leonard

This literature criticism consists of approximately 1 page of analysis & critique of Nora Ephron.
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Critical Essay by John Leonard

If you haven't read Miss Ephron's other two books, "Wallflower at the Orgy" and "Crazy Salad," you should be redistributed by George McGovern. She can write about anything better than anybody else can write about anything….

She pays too much attention [in "Scribble, Scribble"] to The Palm Beach Social Pictorial, Gourmet Social Pictorial, Gourmet magazine, double-crostics and a putative failure of character on the part of Daniel Schorr—the medium is not the message!—but gets away with it because she is that peculiar phenomenon, the blithe moralist, the mistress of the steely clause, a brilliant scourge.

John Leonard, "National Insecurities," in The New York Times Book Review (© 1978 by The New York Times Company; reprinted by permission), April 18, 1978, p. 37.

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