Tuesday, February 13, 2007

love is a mix tape: Life and Loss, One Song at a Time by Rob Sheffield

Rob Sheffield celebrates the life and early death of his wife Renee through the mix tapes she left behind.

Highly Recommended

Monday, February 12, 2007

Sandpiper by Ellen Wittlinger

Sandpiper has a reputation as the go-to girl for oral sex. At first it made her feel powerful, now it just sickens her. She's trying to change but someone won't let her forget.

Highly Recommended
Forever in Blue: the fourth summer of the sisterhood by Ann Brashares

The magic pants that allowed them to be apart, show them how to come back together.

Devil in a Blue Dress
Bad Boy Brawly Brown by Walter Mosley

Easy Rawlins is a WWII vet back in LA. helping his friends out with their problems using his own special skills.

Highly Recommended

Thursday, February 01, 2007

Blankets by Craig Thompson

A compelling and bittersweet memoir of growing up when you never quite fit in.

Highly Recommended
Fun Home: a family tragicomic by Alison Bechdel

A bittersweet memoir of coming out and dealing with its unexpectedly tragic repercussions.

Highly Recommended
The Thing About Jane Spring by Sharon Krum

What happens when a high-powered, military-bred attorney takes on a new strategy in the game of love? Anything and everything when her new role model is Doris Day. Que sera, sera indeed.

Highly Recommended
Valentine Princess by Meg Cabot

Mia relives her first Valentine's Day with Michael when she finds her old diary.