Category Archives: LUST-list

LUST (June 2009)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: Last Night in Montreal by Emily St. John Mandel The Tease: She was easily distracted. She had a photographer’s fascination with quality of light. An upside-down CD reflecting rainbows on the bedroom ceiling, a … Continue reading

LUST (April 2009)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: Busy Woman Seeks Wife by Annie Sanders The Tease: ‘So,’ said Gavin, looking back at her now. ‘Sorry I couldn’t make it to Toronto in the end. Bit of a cock-up I hear. Shouldn’t … Continue reading

LUST (March 2009)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven by Susan Jane Gilman The Tease: Something among them had caught his eye anew. He turned around and picked up Claire’s canteen. It had belonged to her … Continue reading

LUST (February 2009)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: The Makedown by Gitty Daneshvari The Tease: Men have an innate lack of understanding when it comes to jealousy.Don’t be that girl. What Ben doesn’t realize is that we are all that girl. Every … Continue reading

LUST (January 2009)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: Rock Bottom by Michael Shilling The Tease: ‘My stepdad is a musician,’ Sarah said. She wore chunky heels and still barely cleared five feet. ‘He plays the ukulele and the guitar. Folk music mainly. … Continue reading

LUST (December 2008)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: This One is Mine by Maria Semple The Tease: ‘I figured out about you.’ Teddy slid into the booth across from her. ‘You’re a Deadhead who took some really good acid and your life … Continue reading

LUST (November 2008)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: Divine Justice by David Baldacci The Tease: ‘Danny, is there any place around town I can do some work? I’m a little short on cash.’‘I’ll see what I can do.’Danny led him upstairs and … Continue reading

LUST (October 2008)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: The Gifted Gabald&#243n Sisters by Lorraine L&#243pez The Tease: ‘How come you’re talking in Spanish?’ pipes Cary.Loretta and Rita can be so stubborn I have to pound bruises into their arms, but at least … Continue reading

LUST (September 2008)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: By The Time You Read This by Lola Jaye The Tease: My heart rate accelerated. ‘He never mentioned it in The Manual.’ I thought back to the way I’d carelessly unwrapped the paper. My … Continue reading