Genre: Humorous

Fishing with RayAnne – Ava Finch 

Fishing with RayAnne – Ava Finch 

 Fishing with RayAnne was good, not great. Our main character, RayAnne, has a philandering alcoholic father, a mother who leads menopause retreats and a job that, even after a year, is still considered temporary. RayAnne is also a woman that just needs to get her shit together. She is afraid to […]

Posted November 2, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 0 Comments

House Trained – Jackie Bouchard

House Trained – Jackie Bouchard

I saw a review recently in which the reviewer stated “there are good three star books and bad three star books”. I really liked that statement and feel it is true for this book. House Trained is one of the good three star books. Alex is a character obsessed with perfection and […]

Posted October 18, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 0 Comments

Preschooled – Anna Lefler

Preschooled – Anna Lefler

Preschooled reminded me of Mommy Tracked by Whitney Gaskell and the spate of similar books that came out in 2006-2008. Sanctimommies abound and the main character/s are the only sane ones around, usually with a clueless/unsupportive spouse. I actually like books like this; yes they are formulaic but they are […]

Posted September 13, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 1 Comment

How to Write a Novel – Melanie Sumner

How to Write a Novel – Melanie Sumner

♦ As I read a book, I copy and paste phrases, sentences, and paragraphs into emails and send them to myself for reference while writing a review. As the mother of two (20 and 10) this book made me crazy. Subscribe to Blog via Email Enter your email address to […]

Posted August 9, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 1 Comment

The Knockoff – Lucy Sykes & Jo Piazza

The Knockoff – Lucy Sykes & Jo Piazza

4.25 Stars Imogen Tate is a fashion icon. As Editor-In-Chief of Glossy Magazine she has launched countless designers, models and photographers. Now faced with the challenge of launching Glossy as an app, she is lost in a sea of confusing technology. And to add to that her former assistant, who […]

Posted June 7, 2015 by lnagore in Reviews / 4 Comments