The Kitchen is something that has been on my radar for a while. However, when I finally read it, I felt like there was something missing. I was either looking for Tarantino or Brubaker, and I got something a little less.

I love the premise of women taking on the family business. I love the art and style of the book. It just fell a little flat.

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The Undomestic Goddess by Sophie Kinsella

Samantha Sweeting is always at work… Well, at least it feels that way. Working at one of the highest-considered firms in London, Samantha is on her game. Yes, her desk is a mess, but she is 100% on her game. However, when she starts cleaning off her desk, she notices a memo on her desk that could completely derail her career. Without realizing it, she shuts down and gets on the train–finding herself in the middle of nowhere.

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It's Monday, What are you reading?

It’s Monday, what are you Reading? is a fun little meme hosted by the Book Date over on WordPress.com. It’s a great little way to get ahead of your week, figure out reading goals, and have FUN meeting the reading community.
So, I’m reading a few library books (thank you LA County library for your Murder, She Wrote books!), and I’m also in a Facebook challenge group where we read certain categories of books throughout the month (it’s called Reading Rivalry and it is a lot of fun!).

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It's Monday! What Are You Reading

It’s Monday, which means it is time again to hook up with the dedicated readers of the Book Date Blog and start talking about the kinds of things we’re all currently reading. I read a couple of things last week that I am working on reviews for. I have a bunch of posts I need to edit, because I am still on the mend, it’s been pretty crazy.

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It’s Monday, What Are You Reading?

It's Monday! What Are You Reading
It’s Monday, which means it is time again to hook up with the dedicated readers of the Book Date Blog and start talking about the kinds of things we’re all currently reading. I read a couple of things last week that I am working on reviews for. I have a bunch of posts I need to edit, because I am still on the mend,

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AlwaysReiding_Summer Intern

Mean Girls 3 AKA Summer Intern

Kira, plucked from Philly for the summer before she goes to college, is living the dream. She’s interning at Skirt magazine, THE magazine for fashion. She gets to live in an apartment in the city with two other interns. And she meets her dream guy on her first day. Things are looking up–she might even get a plum assignment with the Anna Wintour of Skirt IF she plays her cards right.

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