Book Club - Getting to Happy

Deborah Harkness
Alex George
Ann Napolitano
William Deresiewicz
Jessica Spotswood
Geraldine Brooks
Brené Brown
Stephanie McAfee
Sophie Morgan
Tana French
Terry McMillan
Jen Lancaster
Geneen Roth
Julie Klam
Amy Kalafa
Ally Condie
Julia Cameron
Kate Marshall & David Marshall
Sylvia Day
Edited by Stacy Morrison, Julie Ross Godar & Rita Arens
Amor Towles
Jeremy Page
Dominique Browning
Karen White
Stephen Dau
Laura Moriarty
Laura Dave
Kim Edwards
Jeffrey Zaslow
Claire Bidwell Smith
Seré Prince Halverson
Eleanor Brown
Kelly McGonigal, Ph.D.
Lisa Gardner
Linwood Barclay
Liane Moriarty
Gayle Forman
William D. Lassek, M.D. & Steven J.C. Gaulin, Ph.D.
Vanessa Williams & Helen Williams
Getting to Happy

Getting to Happy Lacks Panache

Having rather enjoyed Terry McMillan's first and second books, I looked forward to reading her newest novel,  Read more >

Getting to Happy Struggles to Get There

I am so not happy. Perhaps it's my own fault for agreeing to review a sequel when I never read the first book. I didn't even see the movie because my mom wouldn't let me (she said it was not appropriate for a 14 year old). But to me, Terry McMillan's  Read more >

Now Getting Happy

The sequel to Waiting to Exhale proves Charles R. Swindoll’s quote “Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it”. In  Read more >

Learning to Breathe While Getting To Happy

Whenever I see a book about people trying to live their dreams, it’s one that I like to pick up. Mostly because that’s what I really want to do with my life. But sometimes the book isn’t necessarily what I’m expecting, and Terry McMillan achieved that for me in  Read more >

Still Waiting to Exhale: Getting to Happy is a Solo Journey

Terry McMillan's sequel to her wildly popular 1992 best-seller, Waiting to Exhale, does an effective job updating us on the lives of four old friends. Even if you have not read the first one, McMillan is so adept at capturing the humanity of her protagonists that any reader could feel right at home inside these women's heads.  Read more >

Getting to Happy: Far From McMillan's Best Work

I was excited to dive into  Read more >

Getting to Happy: It Just Never gets Happy [SPOILERS]

Admittedly, I never read the book Waiting to Exhale. I did however see the movie and very much enjoyed it. So when I was asked to review  Read more >

Getting to Happy: I'd Read A Third Book

I have to admit, when I first received  Read more >

Enjoy a Girl's Weekend with Getting to Happy

I feel like I just got home from a long girls weekend after reading Terry McMillan's Getting to Happy. You know the kind of weekend? Everyone talks over each other, and you're able to catch up with girlfriend who you've known for a decade or more. It's exhilarating, emotional and a whole lot of fun. That's how I found  Read more >