"There are some men who enter a woman's life and screw it up forever. Joseph Morelli did this to me - not forever, but periodically."
you described this book perfectly! it is crass and normally that's not my style - but it was so funny that i found this series compulsive reading (although i dropped off reading them around book 6 or 7? they started to annoy me by then :)
Stephanie cracks me up! The cars and the things she goes through like shoes! I hope you love her as much a I do :)
Oh, I think I'd enjoy that. I can usually see past the crass if it's funny enough & it sounds like it is!Thanks!
They are crass. But the funny parts totally make up for it. They are pure mindless entertainment and sometimes that is exactly what you need. I loved these books.
Glad you're enjoying it! I might have to read these now :)
Sounds like some men I've known.... LOLhttp://fredasvoice.blogspot.com/2010/10/friday-56_15.html
This is the only Stephanie Plum book I read, but I really liked it. It's perfect for a good laugh :) I love that quote!!
Oh wow...really? Periodically? Hmm...makes me wonder if someone needs a little anti-so-and-so spray. May help keep them away to avoid more periodic interference.... thanks for sharing!
This is the first in the series isn't it? I've heard the same, but if it's funny too then it does make up for it.
lol, that's pretty funny!!
I know Janet Evanovich has written a ton of books and so far I have not read any of hers.
Sounds like a "so so" kind of read... but I like funny :)
I want to read this series one day, everyone seems to like Janet Evanovich!
These books get so much better as the series progresses! They are HILARIOUS!!! Lula, Grandma Mazur, Mooner, so, so funny!
Yeah, this series doesn't hold back in the crude department. Still, I always end laughing hysterically, and enjoying them :)
Haha! That is s-o-o funny!
I've only read the first one of this series. i just didn't care to go on. :(
Oh my! I've really tried to stay away from those types of guys and thankfully have only had to deal with one really bad one. Great pick!
1stDaughter: You and me both! Back before I was married to Mr. Whimsy, I use to steer clear of those like the plague ;)Michelle: Ya know, I'm having that problem to. I think I'm having a hard time connecting with the heroine ;)Lizzy: So true! Something just happened that made me shriek. ;)Kelli: I do love grandma so far :)Arielle: Missed you! Welcome back. :)Cherry: You are so intuitive ;)Jenny & Kate: Yeah, this is my first too :)Jenny Girl: This is the first one yes but so far I'm not sold yet ;)GMR: Anti-Joe spray? Brilliant idea! :) You have such a fantastic imagination :)Freda: LOL Oh no! You need that spray GMR mentioned ;)Julie: Amen to that! I'm a huge proponent of mindless fun :)Gina Hott: I bet you would enjoy these ;) Maybe I should pass on my copy to you?Epic: Thanks :) I always love when you stop by.Nomes: LOL Good to know and totally noted :)
I read the whole series and they are hilarious but really raunchy.....At about #13 I got bord with the series and after reading 15 Ive decided to stop...seems like the same story over and over and over.......
Tina: I'm getting that vibe too. Thank you for your feedback on the general feel of the series ;) That is very good to know.
i never could get into the series...even when i worked in the bookstore and people would come in raving about her books...i tried so hard, but i just could not do it. some lines are funny - like the one you posted (and true) but the story, the plot, always fell flat for me ~ good luck with it! i will be interested to hear what you think...which by the way, did you ever finish the Colorado kid? and YES - I finally had to buy the last 2 episodes of Haven on itunes so I could watch them and OMG!!!!! that's all I know to say...what's your take on it? or Mr. Juju's? I have no one else to ponder it with....
Stacy: 1. Re Miss Plum = Yup. I totally am having that problem. 2. Colorado Kid = I haven't found the book yet. Everyone wants too much. Did you ever get a copy? 3. Haven = OMG I bought the last two episodes too. We bought ours on Amazon. I could NOT wait for SyFy to make it free on Hulu. Haven was SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO good! Mr. Whimsy and I screamed when she said she's Audrey Parker! Whoooot! I had no idea how they were going to spice things once they both admitted their truths to one another. BUT the writers found a why to spice it up don't ya think? *le sigh* I have no theories but I can not wait for my show to come back.4. So do you want Audrey with Nathan or Duke?