Series: Love in the Time of Global Warming

Book Review: The Island of Excess Love

Posted August 3, 2014 by Kara in book review / 0 Comments
Book Review: The Island of Excess Love

I love this series so much.  I think it has a lot of excellent things going for it, especially in terms of character diversity and sex- and body-positivity.  Of course, Francesca Lia Block’s writing is just stunning, as usual – it’s always the best when she is tying mythology into her work.  However, I did not think that The Island of Excess Love was quite on par with Love in the Time of Global Warming.  I loved it, but it wasn’t perfect. I guess I’ll just get the “bad” stuff out of the way real fast.  My only real, legit more »