Hi, Bookies: I’m just busting with news today. First up: your March pick. By a margin of almost 100 votes, Stella Gibbons’s delightfully English Cold Comfort Farm cinched the win. Our March discussion leader, RS copy editor Terri Schlenger, will check in later this week with a reading schedule and a hello. And I also heard from Mindy Kaling, who […]
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Hi, Bookies: Happy to tell you that Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? author Mindy Kaling is going to answer some questions from us. I’m going to kick things off by asking these: • What’s your favorite Kelly Kapoor line, and did you write it? And: • It’s probably not uncommon to find a producer who writes or a writer […]
Hi, Bookies! I can’t believe this is my last post! Let me say, I have so enjoyed hosting the coolest book club there is, and I have absolutely adored every chapter of Mindy’s hilarious book. Alas, it is time to wrap up the marvelous Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns). Here are some closing lists and thoughts. […]
Hello again! Bookies, you sure know how to pick ’em. This book is Magnificent with a capital M. I have grown from finding Mindy relatable and hilarious to flat-out endearing and delightful in the last few chapters. Simply fantastic. I had an inkling that “Best Friend Rights and Responsibilities” would be a phenomenal chapter when I first viewed the table […]
Hi, Bookies: There’s nothing funny about being “bad with names.” There’s also nothing funny about Mr. Cougar Mellencamp thinking the thrill of living was high school. That being said, there is a whole lot to laugh about in the beginning of this delightful book! I’ll be honest: I am loving every word of Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? Let’s […]
Hello, fellow No-Obligation Book Clubbers and Simply Stated enthusiasts! My name is Jamie McNamara, and I am elated to be hosting this club as 2012 kicks off! As an avid Real Simple fan who happens to be fortunate enough to be employed by the RealSimple.com marketing department, this is a real treat for me. Now, on to the gem of a book you voted to […]