Celebrations Are in Order: 50 Shades No Longer #1 on Amazon

Though 50 Shades of Grey still sits smugly atop the New York Times list, the most popular and reviled book of the century has finally been knocked from its spot on Amazon's bestseller list by Dark Horse Comics' new-released The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia, an encyclopedia of the game and its characters. Dark Horse … Continue reading Celebrations Are in Order: 50 Shades No Longer #1 on Amazon

Today in Embarrassing News, 50 Shades of Grey is Now Britain’s Bestselling Book of All Time

This past week, amidst the outpouring of national pride surrounding the London Olympics, Britain has harbored a dark, shameful secret: 50 Shades of Grey has just become their best-selling book of all time. It finally eclipsed each individual Harry Potter tome to snag the top spot and has just been named the biggest-selling book from … Continue reading Today in Embarrassing News, 50 Shades of Grey is Now Britain’s Bestselling Book of All Time

Please, I’m Begging You: An Unabashed Request for Book Recommendations

Hopefully if you're reading my blog, it means you like books. Which is great. I like books, too. But what I don't like is having to pick out my next book to read when unaided by, say, a University book list or the New York Times bestseller list because I'm really rather bad at it … Continue reading Please, I’m Begging You: An Unabashed Request for Book Recommendations

Tackling the Times with JD Robb’s Celebrity in Death

Lieutenant Eve Dallas is no party girl, but she's managing to have a reasonably good time at the celebrity-packed bash celebrating The Icove Agenda, a film based on one of her famous cases. It's a little spooky seeing the actress playing her, who looks almost like her long-lost twin. Not as unsettling, though, as seeing … Continue reading Tackling the Times with JD Robb’s Celebrity in Death

Tackling the New York Times with Vince Flynn’s Kill Shot

For the love of Christ, America. You're trying to kill me. #1 INTERNATIONALLY BESTSELLING AUTHOR VINCE FLYNN DELIVERS THE YOUNG, HUNGRY, AND LETHAL MITCH RAPP AT THE ONSET OF HIS CAREER AS A CIA SUPERAGENT. In the year since the CIA trained and then unleashed him, Mitch Rapp has been steadily working his way through … Continue reading Tackling the New York Times with Vince Flynn’s Kill Shot

Home Front: The Perfect Book for Moms Who Don’t Read, but Love America

Kristin Hannah's Home Front serves as fantasy fulfillment for both mothers frustrated with their workaholic husbands and red state flag-wavers who hated the "Liberal" stance on the Iraq War circa 2005, all wrapped in an easy-to-read bundle. The quick and dirty synopsis is that Jolene is a Black Hawk pilot for the Army Reserves (or … Continue reading Home Front: The Perfect Book for Moms Who Don’t Read, but Love America