Galley Proof – Kindle edition by Eric Arvin. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking. When they work, however, they’re damn delicious, and Eric Arvin proves very able in the kitchen (and other rooms) in Galley Proof.. Galley Proof, by Eric Arvin. An insightful, witty romance by an insightful, witty author. Story blurb: Fiction writer Logan Brandish is perfectly.

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View all 3 comments. View all 26 comments. View all 12 comments. Dec 09, Snowtulip rated it really liked it Shelves: View all 8 comments. Alex Proof on Point of Sighs — Melissa…. It is not without its insights, either, and like his witticisms these are embedded like bonbons throughout; asides and observations that either make you smile or think.

I read it in about twelve hours. Here, there are two of them: Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here It’s mislabelled as a romance.

As with so many books by Eric Arvin, this book was simultaneously fun, funny, and thought-provoking – pretty much like life itself. Nothing wrong with that, just not my cup of tea. His life seems full and he is happy with the status quo… until he meets the editor of his new book. Galley Proof is Eric’s latest release. There was no cheating rolling eyes. You make it all worthwhile.

Oh and I will move, yup, so what about you Ana? We can hardly wait for the next recipe.


Galley Proof

Even Lucile was fun to read and I felt bad for poor Curtis and his blending ability. And I mean that in a good way. Happily, Arvin gives us affirmative answers to all these questions. Will he ever go home again?

I get why it happened, I think but I found myself getting disinterested in the story. Logan’s previous book was a best seller. Brock encourages him to shake things up a bit and he does but it doesn’t quite turn out the way he planned when he falls for Brock. If only Arvin had said what he made his character say: Every joke gets a laugh, but they don’t come cheap.

I agree gally the style of writing did change from wacky rom-com to more introspective from the first to the second part, but so did Logan and it really didn’t bother me. The writing is slightly purple and slightly pretentious, because it’s in first person and Logan is slightly purple and slightly pretentious. All the while thinking he has everyone fooled, perhaps even himself, he is really an open book for anyone who cares enough to see to read.

It describes Logan Brandish’s situation pretty accurately. This was my first read of an Eric Arvin book, although I’ve had a few sitting on my Kindle. This is the story of Logan Brandish, a writer from a small town who is about to unveil his latest novel. This book reads like an autobiography trying to be self-ironic and falling short by miles. Florine on Jimmy Simpson: While Brock remains in the background in the statesLogan meets some interesting people, some of which were so funny that they had me laughing out loud.


The dialogue is a bit unbelievable, but that worked here, because it’s his story and he would edit everything to be more fanciful. Georgia, United States View my complete profile. View all 14 comments. Whatever led to the creation and publication of this book, is everything that’s wrong with the publishing industry today. Dec 09, T. If it had to be published, why couldn’t it be an in-house newsletter to amuse the people who are able to recognise and appreciate the publishing jokes.

There’s the funny old next door neighbor as well as the above-mentioned competing religious groups and a crazy mother. Brock hasn’t talked to dad in years he tells no one else.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. All the while he is tickling our funny bones, he is aiming more for our heartstrings. Like Brock before, she just wanted to push him a bit to the directions she wanted. I got two theme songs for this one: Spencer was quick to back down, as well. Logan’s BFF and roommate Janey was hysterical. Then he crosses the line from a fine comedy to unadulterated spoof and ruins the effect.

Eric writes about human emotions, feelings, and the drama which normally comes along with them.