Book Review: Once Was Lost

Right now I would love to have a personal message from God.  I want to believe the way I used to, when my dad or mom or sometimes both would pray with me at night and I would...

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Book Review: Such a Pretty Girl

They promised me nine years of safety but only gave me three. Such a Pretty Girl is by Laura Wiess.  It is called her debut novel, but I know better.  (And, yes, I know, pen...

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Book Review: Juliet, Naked

Would it really have been so much worse to spend those years alone?  Why did there have to be someone else in the room while she was eating, watching TV, sleeping?  A partner...

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Diversity Roll Call: The Problem Novel

The current Diversity Roll Call addresses the problem novel as inspired by a Justine Larbalestier post.  More specifically: Did you read these kinds of works when you were an...

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Nostalgia: Girl Friends #1: Draw the Line

"You know, if you had told me two weeks ago that I'd be involved in a rally and have a whole new group of girl friends, I never would have believed it...I don't know whether...

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Book Review: Girl Stays in the Picture

Girl Stays in the Picture by Melissa de la Cruz is about three girls with varying degrees of fame or access to fame and their adventures in Saint Tropez one summer. Devon's a...

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Book Review: I Know It’s Over

I recently read I Know It's Over by C. K. Kelly Martin, and I have to say I enjoyed it a lot.  I picked it up because the cover struck me.  I love that the girl is in the...

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