Based loosely on the Sookie Vampire Books
Jul17

Based loosely on the Sookie Vampire Books

I love Charlaine Harris books, all of them even the ones without Eric Northman I’m not so crazy about the HBO version of this authors books. I can live with the gratuitous sex, the bad acting and the cheesy sets. What I’m having a hard time with is the way HBO is screwing with the story. I was waiting for Bubba, I know you where too The line up of characters has changed.  No Bubba, Jessica has been added and we have yet to...

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For Twilight fans
Apr21

For Twilight fans

This is so fundamentally wrong! I love it! I know you guys love these books, but I just can’t take it seriously. Bad writing, weak characters and an overall plot that makes me want to beat someone about the head and neck with a baseball bat. The baseball bat they used to play ball with in the first movie would be excellent. So, here’s a gross giggle for you, try not to be too upset that they are making light of Ed and his...

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Does Twilight Send The Wrong Message?
Apr19

Does Twilight Send The Wrong Message?

I don’t know if you have read the Twilight series but,  I can almost guarantee you know a teenage girl that has. It’s a sensation. It’s has become an iconic novel of teenage love that little girls everywhere are hoping to emulate. Here’s what you don’t know if you haven’t read this series—it sends a seriously screwed up message to teenage girls. Bella, the main character, is a dysfunctional...

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9 Authors We Love
Apr19

9 Authors We Love

We have a major addiction around here to books. We share, trade, and buy books as gifts (and read them next). We end up discussing characters we love and love to hate over coffee or wine. It’s something we share that brings us joy and we hope you can share these authors with your own Menopause Mafiosos to the same effect.   Janet Evanovich‘s  Stephanie Plum Series plus all kinds of funny short novels. Janet will make...

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