The Universal Law of More Than One Celebrity In A Family…And Chick Lit

Paris & Nicky Hilton

Let’s begin with an analogy.  Gemma Townley is to Sophie Kinsella as Nicky Hilton is to Paris.  Got it?  Both Hilton sisters are attractive, thin and rich.  Both are talented at self-promotion, designing things and being famous for er–being famous.  Point is, one sister’s star shines brighter than the other.

Gemma Townley is a British Chick Lit writer and the lesser known sister of Sophie Kinsella (aka known as Madeline Wickham) of Shopaholic fame.  While Sophie has strong face and name recognition many fans of chick lit barely know who Gemma Townley is, and that is despite the fact that she’s had seven novels published. Continue reading “The Universal Law of More Than One Celebrity In A Family…And Chick Lit”


Who Is Sophie Katz?







I absolutely adore this chick lit/mystery series by Kyra Davis.  I don’t normally read mysteries or novels where characters are murdered (unless it’s an espionage thriller of the Brad Thor or Vince Flynn variety) but the main character Sophie Katz is so cool and engaging that you are quickly drawn into her world.

Continue reading “Who Is Sophie Katz?”