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Kissing Jessica Stein 2001

Writer by the lead actresses Heather Juergensen and Jennifer Westfeldt, Kissing Jessica Stein is a bright, low-budget NYC set rom-com with a lesbian slant. Jessica Stein (Westfeldt) is a career-driven girl who finds herself unexpectedly in love with Helen Cooper (Juergensen); having never imagined herself as a lesbian, Jessica struggles with the disapproval of her Jewish family, and her own expectation that she needs a man in her life. 80 more words

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KOBO Deal of the Day!

I’m thrilled that KOBO have chosen Chocolate Dreams at the Gingerbread Cafe as their Deal of the Day and have reduced the price to celebrate it being a book set over Easter! 267 more words

Watch the Trailer for Reproductive Rights Rom-Com Obvious Child

The new trailer for Obvious Child — starring Jenny Slate and Jake Lacy of The Office fame — doesn’t shy away from the signs that it’s a comedy. 101 more words

Week Fifteen: The Longest Holiday

This wasn’t the book I had planned to read this week, but finishing Americanah kind of left me a little bit drained. I didn’t want to launch straight into a serious book, I needed a bit of a break. 603 more words

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My Life with the Walter Boys - Ali Novak

Synopsis

Sixteen-year old Jackie Howard knows nothing about her new guardian Katherine Walter when she moves from New York to Colorado. After discovering that Katherine has twelve boys, Jackie fears that living in the Walter house isn’t going to be easy. 349 more words

Book Reviews

The Romeo Club by Rebekah L. Purdy

I was given a copy of The Romeo Club by Swoon Romance because of my love of Cassie Mae’s books, which turned out to be perfect – Cassie and Rebekah definitely have similar styles, and they’ve both mastered the art of the light-hearted yet meaningful, predictable in the best possible way and still exciting, totally swoon-worthy romantic comedy. 193 more words

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Friday Read - Boss Girl - Nic Tatano - Harper Impulse

Boss Girl by Nic Tatano is my Friday Read. I loved Wing Girl which I reviewed last year and have high hopes for this one :-) Here’s what its about: … 154 more words
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