The Betrayed

Today in reviews, we have a not-so-rousing rendition of “wow, I was disappointed by an author I used to love.”

Shelf Life

Imagine opening a bookstore in a country that has fallen out of love with reading, with book

The Maidens

Anything that’s comped even remotely to The Secret History is an auto-read in my books,


A mother-daughter tale, a coming of age story, and an exploration of antebellum life in the U.S. as a freed black woman

House of Sticks

This year, I’ll be reading a LOT more non-fiction than usual

Beth & Amy

I gave this book 3.7 stars overall–I’ll definitely add it to my growing Louisa May Alcott collection, but I’m not going to talk about it all the time.