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Chick-Lit: Five Books + Ratings (Part III)

“The condom broke. I know how stupid that sounds. It’s the reproductive version of the dog ate my homework.”

― Jennifer Weiner, Little Earthquakes

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CHICK-LIT: SIX BOOKS + RATINGS (Part II)

“You don’t love someone because they’re perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they’re not.”

― Jodi Picoult, My Sister’s Keeper

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Chick-Lit: Six Books + Ratings

“If you write chick lit, and if you’re a New Yorker, and if your book becomes the topic of pop-culture fascination, the paper might make dismissive and ignorant mention of your book. If you write romance, forget about it. You’ll be lucky if they spell your name right on the bestseller list.”

– Jennifer Weiner (meer…)

Yés, I also read chick-lit! (+ favorites list & opinion poll)

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I always thought ‘chick lit’ meant third-person contemporary funny novels, dealing with issues of the day. I mean, it’s not the ideal term; when I’m asked to describe what I do, I say I write romantic comedies, cause that’s what I feel they are. But I’m quite pragmatic.

-Sophie Kinsella (meer…)