Category Archives: Certified Wonktastical

Books or movies that are recommended or applauded. Not so much a review as a celebration.

Certified Wonk: LOLCat Edition

Here are 10 things I loved about the latest Certified Wonkomance… 10. Much of the book is narrated by the heroine’s CAT. Her cat, who used to belong to her husband who is now deceased, and is currently her best … Continue reading

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Formative Wonk: The Accidental Tourist by Anne Tyler

“I found no humor, only desperation and pathos.” So begins one of a number of one-star reviews for Anne Tyler’s The Accidental Tourist on Goodreads, where the novel has nearly 25,000 ratings. The Accidental Tourist is one of my all-time favorite novels, and … Continue reading

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Certified Wonkomance: Naughty Bankers Edition

Every once in a while there is a book that sucks me in, that turns me upside down. And then I want to automatically download it onto everyone’s Kindle and make everyone read it so they can FEEL AWESOME TOO. … Continue reading

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