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Beautiful People (Wendy Holden’s, not Marilyn Manson’s)

March 29, 2010 blog, Some Edited Titles in Print Comments Off on Beautiful People (Wendy Holden’s, not Marilyn Manson’s)

This week, I’m finishing up a proofreading job for Sourcebooks Landmark by the talented Wendy Holden, and it occurred to me that this amazing author’s first book to come out from Sourcebooks Landmark (though previously published in the UK) is coming out in April.

So, yes, I did actually proofread Beautiful People for Sourcebooks, but that’s not actually going to stop me from buying this book and placing it on my shelf as well. Chick lit has become a derogatory term in recent years, and though some remain embarrassed to love anything in this genre, I embrace it, especially when it is populated with flawed yet lovable heroines, shallow villains whose downfalls give you delightful schadenfreude, and witty dialogue. … Continue Reading

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