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Date Me, Date My Dog: Finding Mr. Right for You and Your Pack

August 4th, 2014

Date Me, Date My Dog: Finding Mr. Right for You and Your Pack By: Leigh Anne Jasheway Kindle Nook Reviewed for the NABBW by Anne Holmes I’ve always felt that introducing my pets – or my human children – to any people I’d either recently met — or even worked with — was a perfect litmus test. Based on years of experience, I now know unerringly, that if they don’t like them, it is in my best interest to immediately dissolve the relationship. It took me a few (well, OK, quite a few) bad endings before I figured this out. Not to mention a couple of incidents that were painful at... Read More

Hot Flashes: Do You Feel Like I Feel?

February 10th, 2014

Hot Flashes: Do You Feel Like I Feel? Amazon Author: Lee D. Tkaczyk Reviewed for the NABBW by: Anne Holmes Apparently Lee D. Tkaczyk is one hot mamma. Hot as in suffering from hot flashes. But she’s not about to suffer in silence. Her recently published 52-page book, “Hot Flashes: Do You Feel Like I Feel?” is an \’Animal Picture Book\’ with fun \’captions\’ which promises a laugh or two while showing you ways to get Instant Hot Flash Relief. A perfect gift for any Boomer Woman who is looking for a quick pick-me-up. Lee says she believes  laughter is always a good... Read More

Confessions of a Semi-Natural Woman: Mostly True Tales of a Woman under the Influence of Laughter

January 17th, 2011

Confessions of a Semi-Natural Woman: Mostly True Tales of a Woman under the Influence of Laughter By Leigh Anne Jasheway http://www.accidentalcomic.com/books/confessions.php Reviewed by Anne L. Holmes for the NABBW Leigh Anne Jasheway, winner of the Erma Bombeck Award for Humor Writing has done it again. Her latest book, a compilation of over 90 of her previously published columns, will have you laughing out loud. And I do mean laughing in a very unladylike manner – perhaps even snorting and gasping for air. According to the book’s back cover, as you read, “It wouldn\’t be bad advice... Read More

The Women\’s Daily Irony Supplement

April 12th, 2010

Author: Judy Gruenwww.judygruen.com Reviewed By: Georgia Richardson I\’m always skeptical of humor books because I think I\’m the funniest woman alive. I\’m not. Judy Gruen wins that trophy. A three time award-winning humorist, Gruen opened up my laughter box and wore it out. The Women\’s Daily Irony Supplement simply left me in stitches. The chapter headings alone were indicators that waiting inside were stories that would be fun, playful, and poignant. I wasn\’t disappointed. Armed with her tool of choice, clean humor, Gruen attacks the laughter jugular as she... Read More