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This Is Not Chick Lit: A Q&A With Writer Janelle Brown

Janelle Brown's debut novel, All We Ever Wanted Was Everything, in addition to including a Bauhaus reference in its title, is essentially about the relationship between Janice Miller and her two daughters, Margaret, 28, and Lizzie, 14. AWEWWE depicts a shining Silicon Valley suburb replete with country club… » 7/15/08 1:00pm 7/15/08 1:00pm

Blogging Towards Bethlehem

She slouched on her dirt brown Levitz couch and read Janet Maslin's compendium of summer "chick lit" novels from the New York Times. She hesitated, her gnawed-on, calloused fingers perched warily atop her PowerBook, and wondered why these quite diverse reads had been lumped together so carelessly. "What does a… » 7/11/08 4:40pm 7/11/08 4:40pm