the Little Red Reviewer

Posts Tagged ‘chick lit

A few days ago, I set out to read some true girly books, Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat Pray Love and Sophie Kinsella’s Confessions of a Shopaholic. Read all about the beginning of girly stuff weekend here.

My weekend of girly reads has come to a close, and I can’t say I mind. I’m just not a girly girl. I’m more likely to cry at the end of a Cory Doctorow book than at the end of a romantic comedy. I’m much looking forward to the swearing, violence and epic revenge promised by some goodies from the library.

It’s posts like this that tell me over and over and over again that I really need to do a discussion post about intended audience. Because the books for my weekend of girly reads? Yeah, I don’t think I’m the intended audience. Which makes my reaction very, very, very, unfairly biased and one sided. Don’t say I didn’t warn you. Read the rest of this entry »


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some of the books reviewed here were free ARCs supplied by publishers/authors/other groups. Some of the books here I got from the library. the rest I *gasp!* actually paid for. I'll do my best to let you know what's what.