Monthly Archives:: August 2013

Reading Asexually

Reading Asexually

August 17, 2013 Opinion 9

Asexuality is almost completely absent from the romance genre. Characters without a sexual drive are either delicate young girls who haven’t found their dominant billionaire or closeted homosexuals. Asexuality is a sexual orientation that – when it is addressed in romance at all – is addressed as something to be… Read more »

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The Story Guy by Mary Ann Rivers

The Story Guy by Mary Ann Rivers

August 15, 2013 Contemporary, Reviews 9

Heads up: I’m going to discuss what some might consider spoilers below. Carrie West, city librarian, has hit a bit of a rut in her life. She’s just canceled an Alaskan cruise after breaking down in tears (at work!) at the idea of playing the thirty-something year old third wheel… Read more »

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The Heiress Effect by Courtney Milan

The Heiress Effect by Courtney Milan

August 13, 2013 Historical, Reviews 3

My abiding love for Courtney Milan books is well documented. You should know that I have neither objectivity nor credibility on this subject. (Which means you should totally read every Courtney Milan review I ever write because the breakup is going to an epic bit of room clearing.) ANYWAY. The… Read more »

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