Posts tagged "reading"

More Lorien Legacies, More Exciting Battles

The first installment of the Lorien Legacies series, I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore, had us quaking in our boots with excitement, as we learned of nine alien teens…

Annika Harris | August 24, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Frisky Q&A: Kate Monro, Author Of “The First Time: True Tales Of Virginity Lost & Found”

When a friend introduced me to the author Kate Monro over email, explaining she’d just published a book filled with virginity loss stories, I knew that I would love it,…

Jessica Wakeman | July 18, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Gimme Some Sugar

What goes on in the bedroom has long been considered the “artistic” province of male writers. (Cough Philip Roth cough.) When women write about sex? That’s just slutty! Well, not…

Jessica Wakeman | July 15, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Are Romance Novels Responsible For Real-Life Sexual Problems?

I’ve long held romantic comedies, TV shows, and romance novels responsible for real-life romantic problems. No man will actually make you feel like a woman with his passionate embraces and…

Jessica Wakeman | July 8, 2011 - 5:20 pm

Flowchart: What Should You Read Next?

We’re solving all your problems. You’re welcome! Click to buy after the jump — and check out more from Crack A Book Week!

Julie Gerstein | June 29, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Nerd Girl Porn: 16 Hot Guys Reading

Happy¬†Crack A Book Week! You know what makes a man instantly sexier? Literacy. Keep clicking to see some hot famous guys either engrossed in page-turning or clutching a book on…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 28, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Readers, Send Us Your Book Recommendations!

In our semi-regular “What Are We Reading This Week?” feature, The Frisky ladies tell you all the good books that keep us up past our bedtimes. Now it’s your turn!

Jessica Wakeman | June 24, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Traveling With The Fashion Elite

We’re not into dense and heavy tomes during the summer months. Co-published by the Council of Fashion Designers of America, American Fashion Travel: Designers on the Go is just the…

Annika Harris | June 16, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Your Summer Reading List Just Got Crazier

Looking for a hot scandal-ish read to crack on the beach this weekend? Tamar Cohen’s debut novel, The Mistress’s Revenge, is the juiciest book we’ve read in ages and its…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 8, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Levi Johnston Is A “Deer In The Headlights” On His Book Cover

The book cover for Levi Johnston’s Deer In The Headlights: My Life In Sarah Palin’s Crosshairs, is everything I hoped the rumored tell-all’s cover would be. Levi looking hot/really baked?

Jessica Wakeman | May 11, 2011 - 10:20 am

Candace Bushnell Will Milk “Sex And The City” For All It’s Worth

“Summer In The City” is not just a hit song in the ’60s by Lovin’ Spoonful. It’s also author Candace Bushnell’s second “prequel” young adult novel about Carrie Bradshaw, a.k.a.

Jessica Wakeman | April 26, 2011 - 5:00 pm

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] has…

Jessica Wakeman | April 18, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Mind Of Man: Don’t Judge Me By The Book I’m Reading

I’d like to sincerely apologize to the cute nerd girl intently reading the emo-vampire epic Twilight on the New York City subway: I’m sorry for judging you. This happened about…

John DeVore | April 15, 2011 - 2:00 pm

The Real Life “Secret Diary Of A Call Girl” Brooke Magnanti Wrote A Book About Sexonomics

In November 2009, Dr. Brooke Magnanti bravely outed herself as the “Belle du Jour,” a former sex worker whose blog Diary of a London Call Girl went on to become…

Jessica Wakeman | April 13, 2011 - 1:40 pm

The “Tiger Mother”‘s Daughter Accepted Into Harvard: Was Mom’s Strict Parenting Worth It?

Earlier this winter, Yale Law Professor Amy Chua published Battle Hymn Of The Tiger Mother, a memoir about her strict parenting style rooted in her Chinese upbringing. A “Chinese mother”…

Jessica Wakeman | April 5, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Keeping The Romance Alive

File this under ways to keep the romance alive with your S.O. This couple (Alex and Ross) does photo shoots where they recreate Mills & Boon harlequin romance covers. “Sometimes…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 17, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Finally! A Book That Explains What Men Are Thinking

Finally! A guide that tells women what men are thinking about when they don’t have sex on the brain. I’ve been waiting for a book like this forever. Sheridan…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 16, 2011 - 5:40 pm

Kate Middleton Gets “Little Miss Princess” Children’s Book

Kate Middleton can add Mr. Men children’s books to list of items immortalizing her fancy nuptials. Little Miss Princess meets and falls in love with a prince, Mr. Bump, and…

Jessica Wakeman | March 4, 2011 - 12:40 pm

All The Deets On Bristol Palin’s Memoir, “Not Afraid Of Life”

Bristol Palin’s memoir is coming out this summer and it will be called Not Afraid Of Life. Kudos to you for making reference to anti-abortion propaganda, Bristol! Not Afraid Of

Jessica Wakeman | March 3, 2011 - 5:40 pm
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