frisky reads

Frisky Reads: Khloé Kardashian’s Strong Looks Better Naked Is A Body-Image Victory

Put a Kardashian’s name (or a Jenner’s) on a book , and I’ll read it. I’m more devoted to the famous reality TV family’s literary output than I am a diehard…

Rachel Kramer Bussel | November 4, 2015 - 11:40 am

Frisky Reads: Cintra Wilson, Fear And Clothing & The Politics Of Fashion

Cintra Wilson, former New York Times critical shopper and author of Fear and Clothing: Unbuckling American Style, wants to help you get laid. She won’t accompany you to a bar or…

Megan Reynolds | September 23, 2015 - 12:05 pm

Frisky Reads: The Game Changer By Franklin Veaux

I had no idea what I was looking for.

When I crossed traditional two-person, monogamous, till death do us part marriage off my Life To-Do List at 30,…

Katie Klabusich | September 14, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Frisky Reads: The Library At Mount Char By Scott Hawkins

Scott Hawkins’ first novel delivers a big emotional punch through a weird and wonderful story.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 9, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Frisky Reads: Spinster Examines The Single Life, Comes Up Short

The pressure to get married is insidious, sneaking up on you when you least expect it. No matter how you feel about your own fate, the world around you is…

Megan Reynolds | April 21, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Frisky Reads: Read Bottom Up Is All of Us And It’s Great

My Gchat history is a wasteland of eight plus years of frantic missives sent to friends — often copy/pasted for maximum broadcast efficiency — dissecting the date I had last night…

Beejoli Shah | April 8, 2015 - 11:00 am

Frisky Reads: Hausfrau By Jill Alexander Essbaum

Oh, what to do with Hausfrau? I promised myself when I started reviewing books that I wouldn’t give negative reviews, under the premise that if if I didn’t have anything…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 10, 2015 - 9:00 am

Frisky Reads: Get In Trouble By Kelly Link

I was the kind of kid who eschewed children’s literature for Mary Higgins Clark and Steven King by the time I was maybe six or seven. By ten I was…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 28, 2015 - 12:00 pm