Chick Lit: It’s A Wrap

I thought I’d end International Chick Lit Month with this postcard from PostSecret along with a few chick lit quotes. Enjoy!

 

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The only thing I have to say that I don’t like about chick lit as a genre is the name. I’m 44 years old, I’m not The only thing I have to say that I don’t like about chick lit as a genre is the name. I’m 44 years old, I’m not now nor have I ever been a ‘chick’. I hope it changes to ‘contemporary fiction’ or something equally suitable. I’d like something that says I write commercial, comedy fiction for all genders.now nor have I ever been a ‘chick’. I hope it changes to ‘contemporary fiction’ or something equally suitable. I’d like something that says I write commercial, comedy fiction for all genders. Heather Hill :  CHICK LIT – AN OPEN LETTER TO REAL BOOK LOVERS

 

But as much as I love to prove chick lit’s critics wrong, maybe it’s not worth it. Moreover, it’s probably not necessary. Chick lit authors are making millions, having their books made into Oscar-nominated films and receiving fan letters by the sackload.

Diane Shipley

The genre’s thrived for 12 years and counting and dominates bookshops all over the world. Chick lit doesn’t need me or anyone else to defend it – its success speaks for itself. Diane Shipley: In Defence of Chick Lit

I think plenty of chick lit’s well-written and smart. And I do aim high. I think all authors do. Jennifer Weiner: # 1 New York Times Bestselling Author  

We never know where life’s circumstances will lead us. This could be your story one day, if it’s not already. Missi’s Dating Adventures.

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