Archives for July 2011

Review: Last Night at Chateau Marmont by Lauren Weisberger

Title: Last Night at Chateau Marmont Author: Lauren Weisberger Genre/Pages: Fiction/384 Publisher: Washington Square Press (div. of Simon & Schuster) Release Date: June 14, 2011 (paperback) Rating: 2.5 Bookmarks (borrow it) Source: publisher Natalie’s One-Sentence Synopsis:  From the author of The Devil Wears Prada comes another ‘behind-the-scenes’-style novel–the music industry this time around–that felt flat and […]

How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

Last Saturday morning found me up at the crack of dawn and heading into New York City by 7:15am.  I was online at the discount TKTS booth in Times Square by 8:30am.  As an emissary for my family, I volunteered to go into the city and get us discounted tickets to a Broadway show for […]

Review: Stay by Allie Larkin

Title: Stay Author: Allie Larkin Genre/Pages: Fiction/320 Publisher: Dutton Release Date: June 10, 2010 Rating: 3.5 Bookmarks Source: publisher Natalie’s One-Sentence Synopsis: Allie Larkin’s debut novel is a perfect summer read that balances loss with humor, love, and a happy ending. Several years after their first meeting in college, Savannah ‘Van’ Leone and the man […]