Up in the Air by Walter Kirn

6/10 I'll make a confession: I saw the movie first. I'd never seen the 2009 Academy Award nominee, and didn't have a clue that it was based off of a book at all. I did enjoy the movie, but more on that in a minute; first, let's discuss Kirn's work. The premise of Up in the …

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The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls

10/10 I actually read this book a few years ago, but I skimmed it again before going to see the movie that came out not too long ago, so I thought I'd finally review it here. For those unfamiliar with Walls' memoir, know that it is a doozy. Walls, now a well-known journalist, tells the …