Author Archives: Natalie Ramm

About Natalie Ramm

I read a lot, y'all.

Blog Hiatus

I’m currently taking a break from writing Books Are the New Black. It has been a lot of fun writing this blog and seeing/reading your reactions! I hope to take it up again in the future, but no promises at … Continue reading

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FASHION FRIDAY: The Female Eunuch

The Female Eunuch by natalieeramm featuring Carolee Crochet sweater / Topshop white tank / Les Éclaires slim jeans, $420 / Oxford shoes, $26 Yves Saint Laurent card holder wallet / Carolee necklace, $19 The Female Eunuch by Germaine Greer Harper … Continue reading

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FASHION FRIDAY: Bad Feminist

Gay discusses cultural issues with great knowledge, humor, and self-reflection. What makes her a bad feminist is being human, so aren’t we all bad feminists? Continue reading

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Fashion Friday: Perfume

Fashion Friday: Perfume by natalieeramm featuring a long pendant necklace Perfume by Patrick Suskind Diogenes (Germany), 1985 263 pages, 4 stars ABOUT THE BOOK: “In the slums of eighteenth-century France, the infant Jean-Baptiste Grenouille is born with one sublime gift: … Continue reading

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Fashion Friday: Me Before You

Me Before You by natalieeramm featuring long sleeve tops Me Before You by Jojo Moyes Pamela Dorman Books (Viking), 2012 369 pages, 3 stars ABOUT THE BOOK: Lou Clark works in a tea shop and loves her job. Her boyfriend, however, … Continue reading

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The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair

Originally posted on medicineforthesoul:
I love a book that keeps you guessing and has twists and turns until the very end. The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair was both. Marcus Goldman, a young writer, has unexpected success with his…

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Fashion Friday: Furthur Out Than You Thought

Fashion Friday: Furthur Out Than You Thought by natalieeramm featuring a sheer bra Further Out Than You Thought by Michaela Carter William Morrow Paperbacks, 2014 304 pages, 3 stars ABOUT THE BOOK: “Further Out Than You Thought is a taut … Continue reading

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Fashion Friday: Americanah

Fashion Friday: Americanah by natalieeramm featuring turquoise hoop earrings Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Knopf, May 2013 477 pages, 5 stars About the Book: As teenagers in a Lagos secondary school, Ifemelu and Obinze fall in love. Their Nigeria is … Continue reading

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Fashion Friday: We Need to Talk About Kevin

Fashion Friday: We Need to Talk About Kevin by natalieeramm featuring shirts & tops We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver Harper Perennial, 2006 400 pages, 4 stars ABOUT THE BOOK: We Need to Talk About Kevin is … Continue reading

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Fashion Friday: The Girl in the Road

The Girl in the Road by natalieeramm featuring a snake ring The Girl in the Road by Monica Byrne Crown Publishing (May 2014) 336 pages, 3 stars ABOUT THE BOOK: Meena, a young woman living in a futuristic Mumbai, wakes … Continue reading

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