women’s fiction

What’s On …

Just a few little notes about what’s on my playlist, my nightstand, and my stove these days. On my playlist: I mentioned the Spilled Milk podcast briefly when I featured Molly Wizenburg’s book, Delancey, in Books and Brews a couple of months ago, but I’m still listening, and so I’m mentioning it again. It’s two comedians/writers …

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Books & Brews: Results May Vary / Urban Family Brewing Company’s Death to Cereal

  Two of my favorite things in the world are craft beer and books. On the last Thursday* of every month I pair a story I love with a pint to sip while reading it. (*Except this month … I’m running a little late with August’s book. Which just means double the fun in September!) Up for reading and …

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Books & Brews: From the Sideline / New Belgium Brewing’s Shift Pale Lager

Two of my favorite things in the world are craft beer and books. On the last Thursday of every month I pair a story I love with a pint to sip while reading it.  This month I read Amy Avanzino’s second novel, FROM THE SIDELINE. Technically it’s the second book in her Wake-up Series, but I had no …

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Books & Brews: Eight Hundred Grapes / Dogfish Head’s Midas Touch

Two of my favorite things in the world are craft beer and books. On the last Thursday of every month I pair a story I love with a pint to sip while reading it. The series kicked off in earnest in May 2015, which means it turns one this month. Happy birthday, dear Books & Brews, happy birthday to you… The …

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Books & Brews: A Paris Apartment / 10 Barrel Brewing Company’s Cucumber Crush

Two of my favorite things in the world are craft beer and books. On the last Thursday of every month I pair a story I love with a pint to sip while reading it, under the theory that there is a perfect beer to compliment every book. I had been meaning to read Michelle Gable’s A PARIS APARTMENT …

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Books & Brews: The Coincidence of Coconut Cake / Brooklyn Brewery’s Black Chocolate Stout

Two of my favorite things in the world are craft beer and books. On the last Thursday of every month I pair a story I love with a pint to sip while reading it, under the theory that there is a perfect beer to compliment every book. I’ll admit, I did exactly the thing the old adage tells …

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