DRUNK REVIEW: The Gravity of Us by Phil Stamper

Minda’s drunk review of The Gravity of Us by Phil Stamper! This book came out 2/4—thank you to NetGalley and Bloomsbury YA for an advanced copy. What I drank prior: Two glasses of vermouth for my birthday dinner with husband! First time leaving baby at home and utilizing the pump & dump method. Goodreads Summary: … Continue reading DRUNK REVIEW: The Gravity of Us by Phil Stamper

DRUNK REVIEW: Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Minda’s review of Illuminae by Jay Kristoff and Amie Kaufman. Drunk girl was harsh. Editor's Note: A lot of us have reviewed these. Here and the last one here What I drank prior: Bowling end-of-year after game - I’ve had an indefinite amount of vodkas sodas and a bunch of fireball... Spoiler-free Overview: Evil tech company … Continue reading DRUNK REVIEW: Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Review for Two: The Better Liar by Tanen Jones

Melinda’s review of The Better Liar by Tanen Jones—this book came out on Jan 14 and we received an early copy from Netgalley. Most importantly, THIS IS MY LAST REVIEW FOR TWO! We were thrilled to welcome baby R into the world on 1/21/20. Trigger warnings: postpartum depression, suicide What I drank prior: An iced … Continue reading Review for Two: The Better Liar by Tanen Jones

Review for Two: City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert

Minda’s preg review of City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert! It’s about time I got around to this. What I drank prior: Went over to Sam’s for Christmas Eve and had some yummy non-alc warm cider and a splurge glass of red wine. Goodreads Overview: From the # 1 New York Times bestselling author of Eat, Pray, Love and The … Continue reading Review for Two: City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert

Review for Two: The Dragon Republic by R.F. Kuang (The Poppy War #2)

Minda’s preg review of The Dragon Republic by R.F. Kuang—this is #2 in the saga so I recommend you hold off reading if you haven’t read The Poppy War yet. And I know we already have Sam’s review, but I. Have. Feelings. What I drank prior: It’s Christmas morning! I wish I had a mimosa (or … Continue reading Review for Two: The Dragon Republic by R.F. Kuang (The Poppy War #2)

Review for Two: The Power by Naomi Alderman

Minda’s preg review of The Power by Naomi Alderman What I drank prior: I miss wine. Only two more months (ish)! Goodreads Summary: In The Power the world is a recognisable place: there's a rich Nigerian kid who lounges around the family pool; a foster girl whose religious parents hide their true nature; a local American politician; … Continue reading Review for Two: The Power by Naomi Alderman