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The Fun Book: 102 Ways for Girls to Have Some Describing fun as "chocolate-flavored group procrastination," Gerosa, an editor at Ladies' Home Journal (and former EW writer), espouses the...The Fun Book: 102 Ways for Girls to Have SomeWomen's Studies, Nonfiction, Pop Culture Describing fun as "chocolate-flavored group procrastination," Gerosa, an editor at Ladies' Home Journal (and former EW writer), espouses the...1998-02-13
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The Fun Book: 102 Ways for Girls to Have Some

Genre: Women's Studies, Nonfiction, Pop Culture; Author: Melina Gerosa

Describing fun as “chocolate-flavored group procrastination,” Gerosa, an editor at Ladies’ Home Journal (and former EW writer), espouses the power of play to alleviate work-and-errands stress. Illustrated with wispy line drawings of a Holly Golightly-like lass, The Fun Book: 102 Ways for Girls to Have Some has 102 succinct suggestions for affordable feminine amusement include the bubble-bath bad-mood cure long espoused by women’s magazines as well as frisky tips like learning how to make perfect martinis (complete with recipe), taking a $99 weekend flight to somewhere you’ve never been, and buying lingerie with a friend every Groundhog Day. Here’s a 103rd: Pick up this giddy waif of a book. B