Monsters

Monsters A Hilarious Debut Novel About A Perfectly Imperfect Love Story Even The Smartest People Can Be Stupid At Love.When Stacey Lane Writes A Feminist Take On Frankenstein, She Never Imagines It Will Catch The Eye Of Unbelievably Sexy Hollywood Star Tommy DeMarco Tommy S Passion For Her Book And For Her, A Recently Widowed Poet, Mom, And Certified Mess Threatens To Turn Her Life Upside Down, Or Maybe Right Side Up From Their First Poolside Meeting The Two Are Set On A Collision Course As They Go About Making The Book Into A Movie, Making Each Other Crazy, And Making Love, If Only In Secret Fueled By Desire, Love, Grief, Expertly Poured Cocktails, And Crackling Dialogue, Monsters A Love Story Is A Witty Portrait Of A Relationship Gone Off The Rails And Two People Who Are Made For Each Other Even If They Re Not So Sure They See It That Way A Summer Beach Read Pick For Harper S Bazaar, The Associated Press, Purewow, And Refinery29This Fast Paced Novel Will Have Readers Immersed In The Heady Feeling Of An Alcohol Fueled Affair With One Of The Sexiest Men AliveAn Addictive Page Turner, Ripe With Seduction And Charm, That Drops Insights Into This Messy, Crazy, Wonderful Thing Called Love Washington Independent Review Of Books Entertainingly Dyspeptic Vogue A Perfectly Imperfect Love Story Bookpage I love when a book comes from out of nowhere and charms you completely That was definitely the case with Monsters A Love Story I can t remember how I found out about this book, and although the plot isn t necessarily earth shattering, it s an enjoyable twist on the traditional love story.Stacey Lane s world was rocked when her husband Michael died, leaving her alone with their two young boys Michael was an actuary, a planner, someone who believed in the power of routine, not just in raisin I love when a book comes from out of nowhere and charms you completely That was definitely the case with Monsters A Love Story I can t remember how I found out about this book, and although the plot isn t necessarily earth shattering, it s an enjoyable twist on the traditional love story.Stacey Lane s world was rocked when her husband Michael died, leaving her alone with their two young boys Michael was an actuary, a planner, someone who believed in the power of routine, not just in raising children, but in all aspects of life This is only one area in which Stacey, a poet, feels woefully inadequate She believes that she and her sons are doing their best to handle their grief, and she s trying to fi
So, you pick up a book even though you re not entirely convinced by the description But you pick it up because you want to get to know it better since you need to talk about it You start reading at 1AM, precisely because you have low expectations and you expect to put it down after 15 mins so you can get to sleep And then it s already 5AM and you re still reading the book You ve tried to put it down several times but you end up picking it up again because you want to know what happens next t So, you pick up a book even though you re not entirely convinced by the description But you pick it up because you want to get to know it better since you need to talk about it You start reading at 1AM, precisely because you have low expectations and you expect to put it down after 15 mins so you can get to sleep And then it s already 5AM and you re still reading the book You ve tried to put it down several times but you end up picking it up again because you want to know what happens next to the poet and the movie star who can t seem to get their shit together You want to whack both of them over the head, but you also laugh at their banter You finally go to sleep when you realize that you can barely read because your eyes are so damn fuzzy and besides, you re no longer in your
Monsters A Love Story is Liz Kay s debut in the fiction genre I viewed this novel as a mixture of contemporary romance, women s fiction, and literary fiction Monsters follows lead character Stacey Lane as she moves on as a woman and parent during a very new widowship Life drops some unexpected career and romance opportunities in her lap that she slowly navigates through Like Liz Kay herself, Stacey is a poet and in this novel one of her works is gaining national attention Although the rea Monsters A Love Story is Liz Kay s debut in the fiction genre I viewed this novel as a mixture of contemporary romance, women s fiction, and literary fiction Monsters follows lead character Stacey Lane as she moves on as a woman and parent during a very new widowship Life drops some unexpected career and romance opportunities in her lap that she slowly navigat
This was one of the best contemporary love stories I have ever read Five stars, just stunning, I cannot believe it is a debut novel The writing blew me away though I love first person, present tense in general, this style was so sharp and just slayed me with the rythmic beauty I just wantedI wanted every single detail of their lives How I could so relate to a woman so not me, I have no idea It was the ultimate fantasy, but also a nightmare, and also just completely raw and gorgeo This was one of the best contemporary love stories I have ever read Five stars, just stunning, I cannot believe it is a debut novel The writing blew me away though I love first person, present tense in general, this style was so sharp and just slayed me with the rythmic beauty I just wantedI wanted every single detail of their lives How I could so relate to a woman so not me, I have no idea It was the ultimate fantasy, but also a nightmare, and also just completely raw and gorgeou
Oh, look Another book with dashes of adultery thrown in for fun What are the odds Lucky me Apparently, most people are drinking the Kool Aid from all the positive reviews I m seeing here or maybe its because I didn t drink the Kool Aid.I didn t hate this book because hate is a strong word, as my mom likes to remind me and it wasn t badly written Remember that scene in A Charlie Brown Christmas where Chuck is standing on the stage and screams out loud Can anyone tell me what Christmas is Oh, look Another book with dashes of adultery thrown in for fun What are the odds Lucky me Apparently, most people are drinking the Kool Aid from all the positive reviews I m seeing here or maybe its because I didn t drink the Kool Aid.I didn t hate this book because hate is a strong word, as my mom likes to remind me and it wasn t badly written Remem
Monsters A Love Story was one of those books that I picked up on a whim and then couldn t stop reading listening to it Stacey and Tommy s relationship is explosive and destructive, funny and sweet all at the same time While there were several moments where I felt completely frustrated as a reader, the entertainment level was really high.Stacey is a widowed mother of two whose best selling novel gets the chance at the big screen Tommy DeMarco, one of Hollywoods hottest actors, purchased the Monsters A Love Story was one of those books that I picked up on a whim and then couldn t stop reading listening to it Stacey and Tommy s relationship is explosive and destructive, funny and sweet all at the same time While there were several moments where I felt completely frustrated as a reader, the entertainment level was really high.Stacey is a widowed mother of two whose best selling novel gets the chance at the big screen Tommy DeMarco, one of Hollywoods hottest actors, purchased the rights and is on board to produce the movie Traveling between meetings in Los Angeles and her quiet home of Omaha, Nebraska, Stacey has to balance these two opposite versions of herself her role as a mother and her something with Tommy These two major chemistry together but their time together is brief but heavy and very real
Stacy, widowed mother of two small boys and author, is given an opportunity when actor Tony decides to make a movie of her book I must say that at first I didn t think I was going to like this book Tony seemed like the cliche heart throb actor and Stacy seemed somewhat out of character for a mother Somehow, Liz Kay made this one work I started liking the characters despite their extremely obvious flaws and found this book to be quite a page turner While on the surface things seem to unreali Stacy, widowed mother of two small boys and author, is given an opportunity when actor Tony decides to make a movie of her book I must say that at first I didn t think I was going to like this book Tony seemed like the cliche heart throb actor and Stacy seemed somewhat out of character for a mother Somehow, Liz Kay made this one work I started liking the characters despite their extremely obvious flaws and found this book to be quite a page turner While on the surfac
3.5 stars This is a fun literary romance novel It was the perfect zippy read for me this past weekend I enjoyed getting lost in this twisted, addictive story about a widowed Nebraskan poetess and an arrogant promiscuous H
Well written and relatable, but manipulation and sexual violence have no place in anyone s love story. My recommendation Do not read this book Do not support this kind of behavior Do not get sucked in.I picked up this book because the plot looked interesting, and I needed some lighter fare after all the heavy, wartime fiction I ve happened to read lately This book is anything but light I can t even get past the horrible main characters to determine if it was good writing or a good plot or anything else I give the book one star and the author credit only because the people are such train wre My recommendation Do not read this book Do not support this kind of behavior Do not get sucked in.I picked up this book because the plot looked interesting, and I needed some lighter fare after all the heavy, wartime fiction I ve happened to read lately This book is anything but light I can t even get past the horrible main characters to determine if

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  • Paperback
  • 384 pages
  • Monsters
  • Liz Kay
  • English
  • 01 November 2017
  • 1101982497