Running Chick

"Running Chick"
Helpful votes received on reviews: 50% (7 of 14)
Location: Ottawa, Ontario Canada


Top Reviewer Ranking: 503,608 - Total Helpful Votes: 7 of 14
Falling Backwards: A Memoir by Jann Arden
3 of 10 people found the following review helpful
I love Jann Arden's music - the dichotomy between her sense of humour and mournful melodies. When I saw her book I thought it would be wonderful to find out how she "made it" in the Canadian music industry. 2/3 into the book she's 14 years old and I'm wondering when will this get to be about how her career got started? Well, the answer lies in the rushed last few pages which leave you hanging wondering "so now what?" Although this is an interesting story about growing up as a girl in the 70's in Canada (I'm 1 year older than Jann myself so I could relate) there is really nothing of interest or substance here. Jann waxes lyrical about the mundane....a perm gone wrong, a hot dog… Read more

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