Full name: Molly’s Imaginary Summer Book Club Featuring Classics of Women’s Literature Defined As Books Authored By, About or Widely Read By Women in the 20th Century, But Published Before 1980, Because I Have To Put Some Sort of Guidelines In There, People!
This year’s titles are:
Kings Row by Henry Bellamann Constantly recommended by Amazon’s robots for fans of Peyton Place. (June)
It by Elinor Glyn* “Ava was young and slender and proud. And she had It. It, hell; she had Those.” –Dorothy Parker in her review of the book for The New Yorker, 1927. (July)
Looking For Mr. Goodbar by Judith Rossner A strobe light is pretty much the worst gift an ex-boyfriend can give you. (September)
*(Long out-of-print, but look for the Barbara Cartland’s Library of Love paperback edition from the 1970s)