Mar 27, 2020
You guys! You gals! All genders! This week we have a really fun book for you -- we're reviewing the New York Times bestseller Dear Girls: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets & Advice for Living Your Best Life by Ali Wong.
Ali Wong is an American stand-up comedian, actress, and writer. She is noted for her Netflix stand-up specials Baby Cobra and Hard Knock Wife, both of which received critical acclaim. She is also known for her leading film role in the 2019 film Always Be My Maybe, which she produced and wrote with her co-star Randall Park. She is currently a main cast member on the ABC television show American Housewife. Previously, she appeared on Are You There, Chelsea?, Inside Amy Schumer, and Black Box. She also wrote for the first three seasons of the sitcom Fresh Off the Boat. Wong voiced title character Roberta "Bertie" Songthrush, a polite songbird and aspiring baker on the critically acclaimed animated series Tuca & Bertie and new student "Ali" on the hit series Big Mouth.
We cover every chapter in this Dear Girls Ali Wong Book Review, including:
Chapter 1: How I Trapped Your Father
Chapter 2: The Miracle of Life
Chapter 3: Tips on Giving Birth
Chapter 4: Why I Went Back to Work
Chapter 5: Hustle and Pho
Chapter 6: Snake Heart
Chapter 7: The DJ
Chapter 8: Mr. Wong
Chapter 9: A Guide to Asian Restaurants
Chapter 10: Bringing Up Bebés
Chapter 11: Uncle Andrew
Chapter 12: My Least Favorite Question
Chapter 13: Bridin’ Dirty
Chapter 14: Wild Child
Afterward by her husband, Justin Hakuta
And let us tell you -- it's a lot of fun! Albeit confusing and contradictory in some parts... but aren't all of us?
If you like what you're hearing, you can visit the author's website and buy the book here!
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Hope you're staying healthy and safe out there.
Lots of Love,
Lisa & Misty