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Platinum Dust (Part One)
4.36
The genre of urban fiction is rife with tales of pimps, hustlers, and boss bitches all looking to live the good life. Most of these stories are rote i...more
Jun 27, 2013
Jun 15, 2013
 
Farsighted (Farsighted, #1)
3.77
A blind teenaged outcast begins having visions of his high school crush being murdered by a similarly gifted psychopath and sets out to prevent this f...more
Feb 24, 2012
Feb 10, 2012
 
The Thin Man
3.99
As I imagine most people had, I’d first heard of The Thin Man, and its main characters Nick and Nora Charles, because of a series of films that were r...more
Sep 21, 2012
Sep 05, 2012
 
The Darkness Kept
4.40
First things first, I am not into fantasy. The Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, you can keep all that shit. That’s not a slight to the very talented a...more
Feb 09, 2012
Jan 16, 2012
 
Talkeetna Trouble
4.50
When I was a kid, one of my favorite television shows was The Dukes of Hazzard. Now, at the time, I was too young to know that the Dukes were moonshin...more
Jul 02, 2013
Jun 12, 2013
 
Gotham Diaries: A Novel
3.12
When it comes to contemporary Black literature not written by the likes of Toni Morrison or Colson Whitehead or Zadie Smith, the expectation is that t...more
Jun 09, 2013
Nov 06, 2011
 
Black Silk Blindfold
4.50
The erotic short piece Black Silk Blindfold by Vanessa Wu is a coming-of-age tale in which a young woman plots sexual conquest over her younger collea...more
Feb 28, 2012
Feb 27, 2012
 
Revenge Wears Prada: The Devil Returns (The Devil Wears Prada, #2)
2.73
I really like Lauren Weisberger — a lot. I had an opportunity to meet her a few years ago at Barnes and Noble for a reading of her novel Last Night...more
Nov 04, 2013
Jun 15, 2013
 
The Dogs of Babel
3.53
Every once in a while, I come across a novel that causes me to throw some side-eye the author’s way. The most recent novel to do this is The Dogs of B...more
Apr 13, 2012
Dec 03, 2011
 
Last Night at Chateau Marmont
3.47
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Early into Last Night at Chateau Marmont , I came to the conclusion that I really don’t like author Lauren Weisberger’s main character...more
Apr 02, 2011
Jan 03, 2011
 
Will Write for Shoes: How to Write a Chick Lit Novel
3.56

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Just so you know, the full title of romance author Cathy Yardley’s how-to book is Will Write for Shoes: How to Write A Chick Lit Novel ....more
Apr 23, 2012
Feb 27, 2012
 
An Object of Beauty
3.49
For those unfamiliar, An Object of Beauty tells the story of Lacey Yeager, a social and professional climber in New York City's art scene. Lacey has n...more
Jun 08, 2011
Apr 02, 2011
 
The Carrie Diaries
3.55
Over the years, Candace Bushnell lost control, so to speak, of the Carrie Bradshaw character. And so in an effort to reinvent and reclaim Carrie, Bush...more
Aug 09, 2010
May 03, 2010
 
Venus in Furs
3.66
I was side-eyeing Severin the entire time I was reading. As he would say himself, "What a donkey!"

Full review coming soon.
Jun 16, 2011
Jun 08, 2011
 
Wishful Drinking
3.45
Quick read. Hilarious. Review coming soon. No, I promise.
Jun 29, 2011
Jun 26, 2011
 
The Metrosexual Guide To Style: A Handbook For The Modern Man
3.28
Quick, funny read.
Jul 16, 2011
Jul 10, 2011
 
Decoded
3.77
Review coming soon.
Apr 19, 2011
Apr 02, 2011
 
Blake-A Montana Dayton Novel
4.67
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Mar 15, 2012
 
Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
4.20
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Feb 13, 2012
 
The Colorado Kid
3.21
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Aug 09, 2010
 
Kiss the Girls (Alex Cross, #2)
3.85
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Apr 30, 2009
 
Neuromancer (Sprawl, #1)
3.83
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Apr 30, 2009
 
Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within
4.15
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Feb 13, 2012
 
Dust Tracks on a Road
4.06
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Feb 13, 2012
 
Under the Tuscan Sun
3.65
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Apr 30, 2009
 
Pure Trance
4.05
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Aug 28, 2009
 
Fashionistas
2.97
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Nov 06, 2011
 
I Am Charlotte Simmons
3.36
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Oct 17, 2011
 
Shopgirl
3.41
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Aug 22, 2010
Aug 09, 2010
 
Me Talk Pretty One Day
3.94
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Apr 30, 2009
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