Monthly Archives: May 2012

Should my book club read “50 Shades of Grey?”

Good question.  This topic has been brought up in 2 of my 3 book clubs in the last week.  In both cases we have mocked the genre and decided not to read it.  I mean come on, aren’t people calling this “mommy porn?”  Aren’t … Continue reading

Posted in book clubs, books, EL James, Fifty Shades of Grey | 2 Comments

“Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake” by Anna Quindlen

I would equate reading this book to sitting down with one of my girlfriends for a good long talk. Written as a series of topical short chapters, some might think Anna is lecturing them about life from the perspective of … Continue reading

Posted in books | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

“11/22/63” by Stephen King

I am not necessarily a fan of Stephen King.  I think of his writing style as science fiction or horror, two genres that don’t really appeal to me.  In the past I have read and enjoyed a few of his books and … Continue reading

Posted in 11/22/63, books, stephen king | 2 Comments