This is Kaling’s second book, after Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? And while I enjoyed the first one, this is a much better book. Kaling gives you a very good sense in this book of who she is as a person. The first… Continue Reading “Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling”
I loved everything about this book. You’ve probably heard of Jenny Lawson by now, but if you haven’t, she writes a blog as The Blogess and a couple of years ago published her first book, Let’s Pretend This Never Happened. Lawson’s writing is really… Continue Reading “Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson”
I loved this inside look at the life of Felicia Day. In one of the opening anecdotes in the book, Day is surreptitiously looking at the Build-a-Bear store, and she’s approached by a teenage girl who’s a fan. The girl’s mother has no idea… Continue Reading “You’re Never Weird on the Internet (almost) by Felicia Day”
I bought this book for my husband, a big Star Trek fan. But I’ll admit to buying it for myself too. I’m not a Trekkie, but I loved Next Generation, and lately we’ve been watching Wheaton on The Guild, which is hilarious. But Wheaton… Continue Reading “Review: Just a Geek by Wil Wheaton”
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