Books by Sue Margolis


When I was given the chance to review the new Sue Margolis book, I jumped at it. I'm not a big reader of chick lit, but who could resist a title like Apocalipstick? While the rest of the book, it turns out, is as clever as the title, it clearly can't be taken seriously, since too much of the plot re ...

Spin Cycle

A little while ago I saw the movie The Whole Nine Yards with Bruce Willis and Matthew Perry. It was a comedy about a man who discovers that his neighbor is a hit-man. Some premise, I thought. A charming sociopath kills people for a living, and we're supposed to find that funny. What burned me the mo ...


The protagonist of Neurotica is British, Jewish, and in her late 30's. As someone who fulfills two of those three categories, perhaps this story struck more of a chord with me than it would for those who are not familiar with Jewish mothers or the Bay City Rollers. While I didn't catch all of the cu ...