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Misfires from Jennifer Lopez, Amy Chua, Ruth Reichl; a disappointing Cosby bio; a Euro hit that traveled poorly
Posted on December 4, 2014 at 12:00am EDT
1 of 5
Lopez says she's the ''true love'' of the title—she's finally learned to respect herself. This is the definition of air sandwich!
2 of 5
These 544 pages on the fallen star skate past the sexual-assault allegations leveled against him.
3 of 5
This trope-filled European megahit—about a hotshot American novelist, his mentor, and a long-ago murder—fell flat in its U.S. debut.
4 of 5
Remember the Tiger Mom? She and her husband penned this racial-superiority screed.
5 of 5
Reichl—a fabulous food writer and memoirist—made a regrettable foray into fiction.