Category Archives: LUST-list

LUST (July 2008)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: Close by Martina Cole The Tease: Everyone, especially the police, knew that Pat had taken out his arch rivals. And as luck would have it, nobody, including the police, cared. Billy Spot’s demise had … Continue reading

LUST (June 2008)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: Say You’re One of Them by Uwem Akpan The Tease: ‘Woman, leave this business to me,’ he said, rebuking her. ‘I’m not going to sit here and let any Honolulus run away with our … Continue reading

LUST (May 2008)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: The Host by Stephenie Meyer The Tease: The electric bell rang, announcing another visitor to the convenience store. I started guiltily, and ducked my head behind the shelf of goods we were examining. Stop … Continue reading

LUST (April, 2008)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: Names My Sisters Call Me by Megan Crane The Tease: It occurred to me in the taxi across the hilly, windy city that I hadn’t exactly planned what I wanted to say. I’d convinced … Continue reading

LUST (March, 2008)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: Carpool Diem by Nancy Star The Tease: ‘Pardon me?’ Annie said.‘That’s the town league,’ Charlotte explained. ‘It’s the Rec League that I was in. Only, Winslow West calls it the W-R-E-C-K “Wreck” team.’‘I tell … Continue reading

LUST (February, 2008)

The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: The Learners by Chip Kidd The Tease: ‘Yes sir.’ And I bolted to the steps, took them two at a time, careful not to slosh the coffee. The art department. It all looked so … Continue reading

New Feature on Book Brothel: “LUST”

Hi everyone, hope 2008 brings good health and good reads to you all! I’m trying out a new feature here on Book Brothel, which I’m simply calling “LUST” – a sneak-peak at a gotta-read book every month. It will be … Continue reading