Quick takes- April 2018

The House of Impossible Beauties. 5 stars. Five million stars. Great story and great writing. I will always be haunted by the detail of the HIV+ character riding a crowded subway because it's the only human contact she can have. This was a heartbreaker.

She Regrets Nothing. 4 stars. This was racy and glitzy and decadent. I didn't totally love every direction the plot went in, but still a very solid and enjoyable page turner. Lots to love here.

The Female Persuasion. 3 stars. Once...

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The week in review

Ugh, this week ended with a broken phone and a trip to my least favorite place on earth, the genius bar. Oh how bad could the genius bar have been? Well the guy asked me if I had grandchildren, that's how bad. This was after I told him my daughter was 11, so mostly that was him just being clueless I guess, BUT STILL. Let's never speak of this again.

I'm glad I read What You Don't Know About Charlie Outlaw. It was kind of an off the radar, quirky book. The two storylines were both highly...

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