Posts tagged "pulitzer prize"

Donna Tartt Wins 2014 Pulitzer Prize For The Goldfinch

Donna Tartt’s novel The Goldfinch — a favorite in The Frisky’s office — is the 2014 winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Fiction. All the more reason to read it, I suppose. [Los Angeles Times]
A lesbian couple have wed in the UK’s first same-sex nuptials in a church. [Guardian UK]
Frisky…

Jessica Wakeman / April 14, 2014

In Defense Of Chick Lit

Jennifer Egan is one of my favorite authors of all time. I devour her books, care about her characters, and recommend her novels to anyone looking for a good, meaty read. I was thrilled that her latest, A Visit from the Goon Squad, a novel about the ravages of time on characters working in the…

Jamie Beckman / April 19, 2011

Today’s Lady News: Jennifer Egan Wins The Pulitzer Prize For Fiction

Jennifer Egan’s novel A Visit From The Goon Squad won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, it was announced today. Has anyone read it? What did you think? [AP]
Match.com has agreed to screen its users to weed out sex offenders after a customer blitzed the media with her tale of being sexually assaulted on a…

Jessica Wakeman / April 18, 2011

Ten Women Draw Sex Like It Is

If you’ve been thinking lately that relationships are nothing but heartbreak, letdowns, and awkward moments, you have an assignment. Get a copy of Sex and Sensibility, and read one cartoon a day. If that doesn’t make you feel better about your love/sex/hookup life, you should probably be in therapy. The ten women whose cartoons make…

Catherine Strawn / April 2, 2008