“Monica Drake has written a take-your-breath-away good, blow-your mind wise, crack-your-heart-open beauty of a novel.The Stud Bookis a smart, sexy, comic, compassionate, absorbing, and necessary story of our times.” –Cheryl Strayed, author ofWildandTiny Beautiful Things
“The Stud Bookis a dreamy, druggy, sexy concoction -- no surprise coming from the author ofClown Girl. I was instantly consumed by its evocative exploration of motherhood in the Pacific Northwest. Monica Drake's vision of the world is like no other.” –Jami Attenberg, author ofThe MiddlesteinsandThe Melting Season
“Hilarious, heart-wrenching, and stylistically brilliant,The Stud Bookis about who we are and why we matter--about our stubborn, beautiful drive to make life, love, a world inhabitable for those who come after us. If women carry whole worlds into unknown futures, Monica Drake is the mapmaker of the human condition.” –Lidia Yuknavitch, author ofDora: A Headcase
“Monica Drake is one of the smartest, funniest writers working today andThe Stud Bookmoves from farce to satire to tender melodrama without missing a beat.” -Chelsea Cain,author of the Archie Sheridan/Gretchen Lowell series
"What's to say? Laughter is the highest praise, and Monica Drake makes me laugh. The Stud Bookis so funny it could make a dog laugh.” –Chuck Palahniuk, author ofFight Club
“Monica Drake takes a ...