[DWJ] Best Books of 2006

Melissa Proffitt Melissa at Proffitt.com
Wed Dec 27 19:55:10 EST 2006

On Wed, 27 Dec 2006 18:19:06 -0500 (EST), deborah.dwj at suberic.net wrote:

>On Wed, 27 Dec 2006, Melissa Proffitt wrote:
>|Don't blame me.  I believe I warned you all about _Twilight_.  I couldn't
>|bring myself to read _New Moon_--hit the description of the hero and his
>|"bronze hair" and had to excuse myself to have a fit of laughing.  But yes,
>|definitely schmoopy romance.  Sometimes it's what you need.
>|I promise to still respect you.  Honest.  :)
>Well, I did *review* it as an adult.  My review said, "Psychic
>miscommunications and angst-ridden dramatic gestures lead to an
>exciting page-turner of a conclusion drenched in the best of
>Gothic romantic excess. Despite Bella's flat and obsessive
>personality, this tale of tortured demon lovers entices."  So I
>tried to maintain a modicum of self-respect.
>But stayed up all night reading. *g*

Well, that's okay then.  Especially since you used the phrase
"angst-ridden."  ;)

Melissa Proffitt

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