Hmm. What to say about a book that has a killer concept but a so-so execution?
Despite his name, Francisco Garcia is a born-and-bred Londoner, but his name is also a reminder of the legacy he carries.
When was the last time a book punched you in the gut? Well, Assembly is about to be the next one.
As someone who loves English people very dearly, I think I’m qualified to say: all of you are emotionally repressed.
Growing up means learning an important but depressing lesson: the world hates teenage girls.
Collections of essays can be hit-or-miss for me, but Black is the Body really blew me away–it’s a powerful collection meditating on Black identity and contemporary America.
Like most young American girls, I loved the splendour and ceremony of the Olympics on TV, but no event captured my awe quite like gymnastics.
There are so many Holocaust narratives out there, fictionalised and not, but The Auschwitz Photographer really took me by surprise.
My first ‘big’ college reunion will be coming up next year, and it has me thinking about how much I have, or haven’t, changed in the five years since graduation.
In the end, Snowflake is an interesting book, but one that sadly might feed into the millennial stereotype that we take ourselves way too seriously.