Jennifer Gilby Roberts

Women's Fiction/Chick Lit Author

Chick Lit Round-up (October 2013): Interesting Articles

on November 1, 2013

I thought I’d share a few interesting articles I’ve come across in the last month about the world of chick lit:

The Value of Chick Lit

Chick Lit Can Heal Women: Swedish Study
http://www.thelocal.se/50698/20131009/

30 Things to Tell a Book Snob
http://www.matthaig.com/30-things-to-tell-a-book-snob-revisited/

The Chick Lit Debate: Light Doesn’t Have to Mean Stupid
http://www.theguardian.com/books/2010/aug/05/chick-lit-debate-michele-gorman

In Praise of Chick Lit
http://www.fizzygrrl.com/eaudechicklit/#.UmUjMfk_tZl

Why Author Suzy Turner Will Always Hold a Torch for Chick Lit
http://connect.chicklitclub.com/wp/2013/10/28/joining-the-club/

What’s the Booker Got to Do With Chick Lit Anyway?
http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/sophie-ranald/whats-the-booker-got-to-do-with-chick-lit_b_4156944.html

Nicholas Sparks Makes up his Own Genre to Avoid Being Called a Chick Lit Writer
http://illegalwriting.com/2013/10/10/nicholas-sparks-confirmed-my-fears/

Within the Genre

Fifty Shades of Heroine (Rachel O’Neill wonders about the diversity of our chick lit and romance heroines)
http://booknotes-unbound.org.nz/fifty-shades-of-literary-heroines/

10 Unconventional Chick Lit Novels
http://www.thefrisky.com/2013-10-15/10-unconventional-chick-lit-novels/

Chick Lit and Gender Politics in the Workplace: The Case of Sophie Kinsella
http://chicklitandcozies.blogspot.co.uk/2013/10/chick-lit-and-gender-politics-in.html

Chick Lit Cover Trends: What’s Wrong With Pink?
http://www.booksbiscuitsandtea.co.uk/posts/between-boyfriends-blog-tour-guest-post-and-giveaway/#more-3205

Marvel Ventures into Chick Lit with New Books from Hyperion
http://nerdophiles.com/2013/10/15/marvel-chick-lit/

You Think YOUR Life is Messed Up?  9 Chick Lit Heroines Who Can’t Get It Together
http://www.audiobooks.com/audioblog/2013/10/19/you-think-your-life-is-messed-up-9-chick-lit-heroines-who-cant-get-it-together/

The Chick-Lit 50: Leading Influential Authors
http://www.thecoolgirlsguide.com/2013/10/08/the-chick-lit-50-leading-influential-authors/

New Chick Lit Magazine
http://www.chicklitmag.com/about/4579495340

Fun Stuff

Awesome Movies Based on Chick Lit Books
http://www.bubblews.com/news/577499-awesome-movies-based-on-chick-lit-books?utm_source=buffer&utm_campaign=Buffer&utm_content=buffer3a7a3&utm_medium=twitter

Chick Lit Novel for Chickens (no, really)
http://thehappyegg.co.uk/chicklit/

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