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Book Review: An Excess Male- A Novel by Maggie Shen King

An Excess Male: A Novel by Maggie Shen King * Format: Kindle * 10//12/17  😸😸😸😸🔵 (Rated 4/5 happy lap cats) Contains Spoilers An Excess Male, by Maggie Shen King is a work of speculative fiction that takes place in Beijing, China in the near future, specifically the year 2030. It's set in a dystopia of sorts… Continue reading Book Review: An Excess Male- A Novel by Maggie Shen King

Books · Film · Health and Disabilities · Women

The Glass Castle (2017): Movie Review & Book vs Movie

😸😸😸🔵🔵 (Rated 3/5 happy lap cats) Review: (Not Spoiler Free) The Glass Castle is a new film based on journalist Jeannette Walls 2005 memoir of the same name. It was directed by Destin Daniel Cretton, who also wrote the film along with Andrew Lanham, and Marti Noxon. Brie Larson stars as adult Jeannette, Woody Harrelson as her father,… Continue reading The Glass Castle (2017): Movie Review & Book vs Movie

Books · Health and Disabilities

Book Review: The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

  The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls * Format: Kindle * 3/1/2005 😸😸😸😸🔵 (Rated 4/5 happy lap cats)   The book The Glass Castle is the story of the childhood years of the book's author, journalist Jeannette Walls. Ms Walls family was unusual, teaching her self-sufficiency and persistence, sometimes in the midst of exciting… Continue reading Book Review: The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

Books · Women

Book Review: A Tangled Mercy by Joy Jordan-Lake

This not a spoiler-free review! A Tangled Mercy: A Novel by Joy Jordan-Lake * Format: Kindle * 10/1/2017 * 😸😸😸🔵🔵 (Rated 3/5 happy lap cats) A Tangled Mercy, by Joy Jordan-Lake, is a good book that's trying hard to be a great book. It's a novel that weaves modern day and historical fact with modern day… Continue reading Book Review: A Tangled Mercy by Joy Jordan-Lake

Books · Media · Women

Forget Hugh Hefner: Helen Gurley Brown and Erica Jong Were the Real Feminist Sexual Revolutionaries

Or, Whatever Happened to the Cosmo Girl and the Zipless F*ck? Good girls go to heaven, bad girls go everywhere. What you have to do is work with the raw material you have, namely you, and never let up. You can have your titular recognition. I'll take money and power. One of the paramount reasons… Continue reading Forget Hugh Hefner: Helen Gurley Brown and Erica Jong Were the Real Feminist Sexual Revolutionaries