Book Reviews

Songs from Richmond Avenue by Michael Reed

I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Michael Reed reached out to me requesting for a review back when I was on vacation. In his mail he wondered if I’d “be interested in reviewing [his] literary/satire “Songs…… Continue reading Songs from Richmond Avenue by Michael Reed

Author interviews

Interview with Marc Whelchel, author of The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief.

Marc Whelchel is the author of The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief, a story about V.C. Almond and his ragtag group of friends who solve the double death of V.C.’s best bud Jake. I believe this is one of the best debut novels of this year. Check out my review here. I asked Marc a lot of…… Continue reading Interview with Marc Whelchel, author of The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief.

General

Jane Austen made bawdy jokes and I can’t even.

You know Jane Austen. Author of timeless classics such as Pride and Prejudice and Sense and Sensibility. Writer of realistic stories with brilliant social commentary. Overall supercalifragilisticexpialidocious human whose signature wit is responsible for her books still remaining in print. In what other romantic story would you find gems such as this? “It is your turn…… Continue reading Jane Austen made bawdy jokes and I can’t even.

General · Satire

A little tough love from your TBR pile.

Language warning: Contains expletives. Hide your mother. Hey. Hi. Hello. Can I have your attention please? Push your coke-bottle eyeglasses up your nose and notice me, you freakin’ nerd. Can’t you see how big I’m becoming? Ease the pain a little, you dipshit. Read a book from me instead of laughing at random cat videos,…… Continue reading A little tough love from your TBR pile.

Book Reviews

The Corner Shop of Whispers by Debbie Viggiano

I received a free copy of this book via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. I loved the cover of the book and that’s the main reason I requested it. I liked reading this book–it’s an excellent break from serious stuff. If you can suspend your disbelief at the characters’ antics for the entirety…… Continue reading The Corner Shop of Whispers by Debbie Viggiano

Book Reviews

The Totally Unscientific Study of the Search for Human Happiness by Paula Poundstone

I received an e-ARC of this book via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Okay, full disclosure: I did not know who Paula Poundstone was until reading this book. I love standup comedy and the Internet says it’s a given that I should know Poundstone, but I didn’t. I read this book without knowing…… Continue reading The Totally Unscientific Study of the Search for Human Happiness by Paula Poundstone