Archive for the ‘Book Club’ Category

  • Neighbor Feuds:

    Feb 8, 11 • 1922 Views • Book Club, EXTRA! EXTRA!No Comments

    Love and a Bad Hair Day By Annie Flannigan $14.99 Avon A Since the day my parents moved into their house in my home town, more than 15 years ago, we have been collectively feuding with one of our neighbors. At first, it started off with small, ridiculous...

  • Lifting the Cultural Divide:

    Jan 31, 11 • 1595 Views • Book Club, EXTRA! EXTRA!No Comments

    Sikander By M. Salahuddin Khan $25.00 Karakoram Press Lawrence of arabia is the cinematic retelling of T.E. Lawrence’s autobiography “Revolt in the Desert.” This cinematographic and breathtakingly stunning tale, with its vivid color and hypnotizing...

  • Success is the Best Revenge:

    Dec 14, 10 • 1670 Views • Book Club, EXTRA! EXTRA!1 Comment

    Jigsaw by Ted Miller Brogden M E Publishing $15.99 J.K. Rowling, Ernest Hemingway, Vladimir Nabokov, John Grisham, Ursula LeGuin, Stephen King and Upton Sinclair all have one thing in common: They were all rejected numerous times by editors and agents. Us...

  • Honesty in Reverse:

    Dec 7, 10 • 1100 Views • Book Club, EXTRA! EXTRA!No Comments

    Decision Points by George Bush Crown $35.00 During the second week of November, I found myself on a road trip with my mom to North Carolina. Our purpose was to handle some legal business concerning a certain negligent home inspector, but our goal was to...

  • Fierce and Fabulous:

    Nov 23, 10 • 2001 Views • Book Club, EXTRA! EXTRA!No Comments

    Fierce Style: How to Be Your Most Fabulous Self By: Christian Siriano with Rennie Dyball $23 Grand Central Publishing “Welcome to the dirty 30s!“ my good friends Stephanie Cerutti and Kelly Joyce quipped last weekend on our way to my birthday dinner....

  • Southern Charm:

    Nov 16, 10 • 1375 Views • Book Club, EXTRA! EXTRA!1 Comment

    In a Magnolia Minute: Secrets of a Late Bloomer By: Nan Graham $14.95 John F. Blair Publisher Signing November 18th, 6:30 p.m. New Hanover County Library—Northeast Over the last week, I have been battling a nasty cold. Every year, around this time, I get...

  • Interview with an Almost-Vampire:

    Oct 27, 10 • 1269 Views • Book Club, EXTRA! EXTRA!No Comments

    Vampire 101: The Complete Guide to Becoming a Vampire By: Darnell Jefferson Outskirts Press $15.95 I didn’t take it as a coincidence when Lady Gaga’s “Show Me Your Teeth” blared from my car stereo as I received an e-mail alert from my editor about my...

  • Rising to the Injustice:

    Oct 19, 10 • 1757 Views • Book Club, EXTRA! EXTRA!1 Comment

    Cape Fear Rising By: Phillip Gerard John F. Blair Publisher $16.95 All encore book club reads are available at Pomegranate Books and Two Sisters Bookery for 15 percent off when mentioning the encore book club. I admit: Upon arriving to NC, within 48 hours I...