funny · humor · Over 18

Trixie and Katya’s Guide to Modern Womanhood by Trixie Mattel and Katya

This short but sweet book with gorgeous photos instantly brought me clarity on these two talented Queens. It is as close as I can come right now to seeing a drag show and I will take it! SYNOPSIS Drag superstars Trixie Mattel and Katya have long captivated fans with their stunning looks, onscreen chemistry, and… Continue reading Trixie and Katya’s Guide to Modern Womanhood by Trixie Mattel and Katya

Audio Book · FrighteninglyGoodRead · nonfiction · Over 18

NonFiction Friday: Me by Elton John

Elton John has been a major star my entire life. I remember him singing at Princess Diana's funeral and I have always been impressed by the work his AIDS foundation does for the world. I love all of his popular songs and I was aware of his struggle with addiction. But I wouldn't have considered… Continue reading NonFiction Friday: Me by Elton John

fiction · New Adult · Over 18

Red White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston was voted the Winner of Goodread's Best Romance for 2019. I saw this book everywhere lately and found that I couldn't resist diving into it myself. SYNOPSIS What happens when America's First Son falls in love with the Prince of Wales? When his mother became President, Alex Claremont-Diaz… Continue reading Red White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

fiction · Over 18 · Romantic · YA

The Joy of Romance Books and the Struggle with Recommending Them

I'll be honest. I have a hard time recommending romance books to a general audience. If someone asks me for recommendations, I have many.  But I have questions first. That's because romance is personal. One person's romantic gesture is another individual's suffocating display of affection. Furthermore, what appeals to a reader at one point in… Continue reading The Joy of Romance Books and the Struggle with Recommending Them

fiction · Over 18

The Con Artist by Fred Van Lente

I picked up Fred Van Lente's first books Ten Dead Comedians because I was searching for books for my annual Frighteningly Good Reads. The cover was adorably intriguing. I was pleasantly surprised by the caliber of the writing and subsequently not surprised at all to discover that Van Lente is a heavily published and popular comic… Continue reading The Con Artist by Fred Van Lente