REVIEW: Is There Still Sex in the City? By Candace Bushnell

Let me preface this by saying I have been a fan of Sex and the City and Lipstick Jungle, the two series for which Candace Bushnell is best known. I loved how her characters were so relatable that you either saw yourself or someone you know in each of them. Unfortunately, overall this book just … Continue reading REVIEW: Is There Still Sex in the City? By Candace Bushnell

REVIEW: Things You Save in a Fire by Katherine Center

Things You Save in a Fire tells the story of Cassie Hanwell, a tenacious female firefighter, as she battles her past, deals with trials in her career, and confronts abandonment issues with her mother. The novel is well-paced and the characters are relatable and likable. The main character didn't fall into any overused tropes, either. … Continue reading REVIEW: Things You Save in a Fire by Katherine Center

Post Office by Charles Bukowski

This was my first Bukowski novel and I was surprised by how much I enjoyed it. The protagonist, Henry Chinaski, is a downtrodden working man who has his sights set on booze, women and surviving his work day. When I read the synopsis on the back of the book, the feminist in me rolled her … Continue reading Post Office by Charles Bukowski