From Goodreads: “The Secret Loves of Geek Girls is a non-fiction anthology mixing prose, comics, and illustrated stories on the lives and loves of an amazing cast of female creators. Featuring work by Margaret Atwood (The Heart Goes Last), Mariko Tamaki (This One Summer), Trina Robbins (Wonder Woman), Marguerite Bennett (Marvel’s A-Force), Noelle Stevenson (Nimona), Marjorie Liu (Monstress), Carla Speed McNeil (Finder), and over fifty more creators. It’s a compilation of tales told from both sides of the tables: from the fans who love video games, comics, and sci-fi to those that work behind the scenes: creators and industry insiders.”
Goodreads rating: 3.90 stars
From Betty Anne: “From mythical unicorn to the movers and shakers of the entertainment world, the lives – and loves – of ‘geek girls’ has long been something of a mystery. This anthology helps dispel some of the myths and misunderstandings while at the same time offering a peek into the diverse, unique experiences of a broad range of women who fall under the collective umbrella ‘geek girls,’ making it clear once and for all that we are just like everyone else – and often, vibrantly so.
While the title appeals to women and girls, this is actually a fascinating collection of stories that could and should be enjoyed by anyone and everyone.”