Evangeline Holland

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Archive for May, 2012

May 28th, 2012 by Evangeline Holland

Fifty Shades of Readers

Since writing my post about FSoG, I’ve read the trilogy (in two days!) and absolutely loved it. I don’t feel a pressing need to justify and articulate just why they worked for me (I keep that on Goodreads) because this is about why reading them gave me a completely different perspective about myself as a […]

May 19th, 2012 by Evangeline Holland

Thoughts on Fifty Shades of Grey…among other things

I’m reading Beatriz Williams’s Overseas and at a little over 100 pages, when the relatively inexperienced heroine is swept off her feet by the gorgeous, fabulously wealthy, and powerful hero, it suddenly hit me why these types of scenarios are so attractive. As women, we are bombarded with images every day: how to be beautiful, how to […]