Romance novels are great. I love them whole-heartedly. Can't ever get enough. However, it behooves both readers and writers to stretch themselves into other genres. Every week, I'm going to share a recommendation to help you explore the vast non-romance world.
Candy Girl is Diablo Cody's memoir of that crazy year. It is a funny, fascinating behind-the-scenes peek. Caution - it is not for the prudish. One of my book club members actually stopped reading it on an airplane, for fear of what the flight attendant might glimpse on a page. She is beyond frank in all of her descriptions. That raw quality is part of what makes this book so compelling.
It might not make for appropriate conversation over the Thanksgiving turkey, but it will definitely lead to great conversation over a bottle of wine!