REVIEW So, working from home, huh? Love it or hate it, it’s part of our lives now. Maybe you have a great at-home office setup, or maybe you’re still at the kitchen table. But it’s obvious that COVID-19 is changing the way we work, potentially forever. Anne Helen Petersen, author of the excellent pop-academic workContinue reading “REVIEW: Out of Office, Anne Helen Petersen & Charlie Warzel”
This is a stunning new cli-fi novella exploring the aftereffects of climate change and mother-daughter relationships.
Fell. This is a great read set in autumn 2020, exploring national identity, COVID-19, and motherhood in a unique way. Check out the blurb below:
The Handmaid’s Tale: quickly becoming the most misunderstood dystopian book since 1984.
Aimee Wall’s debut We, Jane has a strong sense of place, but the story it tells is becoming more and more universal.
It wasn’t funny when The Simpsons did it either.
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.
I’ve never lived in LA (and I’ve only visited once), but somehow the city still looms large in my consciousness.
I’m very happy to be one of the hosts of the book tour for THE TURNOUT by Megan Abbott, a suspenseful and tense thriller set in the world of ballet – thank you NetGalley and Virago for the review copy!
There has to be some scientific explanation for why people go gaga for serial killers, and especially female serial killers.