Literate Housewife is Taking on The Stand

Last October I revisited my first ever Stephen King novel, Pet Semetary, as part of Jenn’s Bookshelves First Book to Terrify Me feature. Since it was such a fun experiment for me, I thought I’d pick another King novel to read this year during 2014’s Murder, Monsters, and Mayhem. This year I’m choosing something new, […]

#417 ~ A Friend of the Family

A Friend of the Family by Lauren Grodstein Published by: Algonquin Books Published on: November 2009 Page Count: 304 Genre: Literary Fiction My Reading Format: eBook purchased for my Kindle Available Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, Audiobook My Review Pete Dizinoff is a man who needs to be in control is eclipsed perhaps only by his need […]

#readingfreude or Jennifer Comes to Jesus

As a book blogger, I have been out of commission pretty much since #franzenfreude hit the fans. I’ve read some tweets and random articles about the brouhaha while I’ve been absent, but by no means have I kept up to date with ruckus. What I’ve read a couple of weeks ago changes my perspective. In […]

Stephen King To Judge SHOMI Book Trailer Contest

I received the following press release today and I thought I would share it with everyone given our recent conversation about book trailers.  I would love to give something like this a try, but I don’t typically read that genre.  It might be fun to create my own though… Filmmakers Challenged to Synthesize Two Storytelling […]