REVIEW: The School for Good Mothers, Jessamine Chan

Maybe Jenna Bush has better taste in books than I thought?

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.