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Recession Reading

Advantages: It's still readable, diary format easy to read
Disadvantages: not a fair representation of people in debt

When I saw this book online, I thought it sounded worth a read. I think it was the tagline of 'Diary of a recovering shopaholic' that pulled me in. I wouldn't say I'm a shopaholic, but I do love shopping and I enjoy a lot of the shopping based books that ...

pink_champagne 06.08.2010 · Read full review
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Confessions of a Real Shopaholic

Advantages: Easy, quick read; a chance to be nosy about someone else's finances
Disadvantages: The writer does a lot of annoying things, and the book is rather boring

...At the start of this book, Alexis Hall owed £31,637.84 in unsecured debt, in credit cards and bank loans. In the Red is an autobiographical account, presented in diary form, of a compulsive spender's attempts to cut back and reduce her debt from this terr ...

elkiedee 01.08.2011 · Read full review
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