Dear Pretty Girls Who Are Also Smart: Some Tips For Avoiding Our Antipathy

Life is easier when you're a pretty girl. Not something we needed to travel to South Carolina to figure out, right? Even among the NPR-listening Blue State set, good looks make for bigger book advances, especially (double shocker) when it comes to females. So is this the cause of any concern to Katherine Taylor,… » 8/30/07 1:30pm 8/30/07 1:30pm

The Chick Lit Cat Fight Chronicles.... Might Be A Witty Title For A Pink Book, No?

Meet author Katherine Taylor. (Her narrator is called "Kath," too!) She never thought she was pretty, always thought she looked like a boy. (What is up with these pretty girls — ahem, ScarJo — saying they think they look like boys? Anyway, Kath thinks she writes as well as any boy, which is why she is the latest… » 3/07/07 3:55pm 3/07/07 3:55pm