Review: You Better Not Cry by Augusten Burroughs

Title: You Better Not Cry Author: Augusten Burroughs Genre/Pages: Memoir/224 Publication: St. Martin’s Press; October 27, 2009 Rating: 1.5  Bookmarks Source: Library A collection of bleak, holiday-themed essays, most that left me feeling like jabbing an icicle into my eye and skipping every Christmas until […]

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Review: My Fair Lazy by Jen Lancaster

Title: My Fair Lazy Author: Jen Lancaster Genre/Pages: Humor Memoir/384 Publication: NAL Hardcover; May 4, 2010 Rating: 3 Bookmarks Source: Review copy courtesy of NAL In her latest installment, Jen Lancaster is on a journey of self-improvement–a JENaissance–but her sharp wit is a bit dull […]

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Mailbox Monday & Contest Winners

The planets must be in a strange alignment this week because for the first (or maybe second) time since starting my book blog, I’m partaking in the Mailbox Mondays meme, hosted by Marcia at The Printed Page. I was positively frothing on Friday when I […]

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