REVIEW: Femlandia by Christina Dalcher

The Handmaid’s Tale: quickly becoming the most misunderstood dystopian book since 1984.

BOOK REVIEW: Never Saw Me Coming, Vera Kurian

Never Saw Me Coming is a book that does what it says on the tin. Well, maybe. Despite the title, it seems I mostly saw this book coming miles and miles away.

REVIEW: I Named by Dog Pushkin, Margarita Gokun Silver

It seemed like an appropriate time to read Margarita Gokun Silver’s I Named My Dog Pushkin, a collection of essays exploring her experience coming to the US from the Soviet Union with her family, fleeing the country’s imminent collapse and the negative effects Gorbachev’s perestroika and glasnost policies had on her Soviet Jewish family.

BOOK REVIEW: Something New Under the Sun by Alexandra Kleeman

I’ve never lived in LA (and I’ve only visited once), but somehow the city still looms large in my consciousness.

NETGALLEY BOOK REVIEW: How to Kill Your Family by Bella Mackie

There has to be some scientific explanation for why people go gaga for serial killers, and especially female serial killers.

NETGALLEY BOOK REVIEW: Black and Blue by Parm Sandhu

An important nuance that is often left out of discussions about police brutality and bias is how those within the force can be affected as well.

BOOK REVIEW: Should We Stay or Should We Go by Lionel Shriver

To Talk About Kevin has lived in the UK for the better part of the 21st century, and Should We Stay or Should We Go shows she’s finally arrived at a British milestone: grumpiness.