Readers & Writers Librarian at OPL. I look for fiction that is character-focused and sometimes a little absurd or weird. I like real-life adventure stories, humorous memoirs, female-focused narratives and books that explore our culture and social history.
Phoebe Robinson is a stand-up comic, which means that comedic fodder runs through her everyday life. And as a black woman in America, she asserts, sometimes you need to have a sense of humor to deal with the nonsense you are handed every day. And...
"This book is sharp and in your face -- it's wonderful. Erin Gibson delivers anecdotes and hard data about women's issues and current affairs with the flair of your cool, young aunt who's had a drink or two."