I really liked it and could totally relate to Shonda on all things. It gave me a new perspective on saying "Yes" to me and the things that I want. - Wahidah P. (BK)
...a great, easy read. I've admired Shonda Rhimes for her work on TV, but knew very little about her as a person. It was funny, inspiring, and totally relevant to my life. - Tanafer C.(OAKeb)
October's Inspirational/Womanhood Focus selection by Shonda Rhimes received a mostly good reception in our recent reader's poll. A whopping 58%rated it a GOOD read. The other ratings trailed far behind: 15% thought it was EXCEPTIONAL, 13% thought it was AVERAGE, and another 13% felt it was FAIR.
...I enjoyed listening to this book on audio. It was great to be able to hear her actual speeches. - Iguehi J. (OAKh)
Year of Yes
received a B grade from the club: most who responded to the poll felt the inspiring memoir was enjoyable and engaging with good writing. They would read more from Shonda Rhimes.
A great inspirational read!
...this is a book that I'll pull out again in a few years as a reminder of some of the key lessons learned about enjoying all parts of life. - Jamala M. (uOAK)