Tag: novel

The Taiga Syndrome, Cristina Rivera Garza

Book Review: Title: The Taiga Syndrome Author: Cristina Rivera Garza Published: Dorothy, a publishing project (October 2018) The fairy tale imagery is apparent from the very beginning. But this...

Rachel Cusk, Kudos

Author: Rachel Cusk Title: Kudos Published: 2018 Rachel Cusk’s works are important pieces of literature, in fact so important that they are the kind of books that...

Tommy Orange, There There

Title: There There Author: Tommy Orange Published: Alfred A. Knopf, 2018 This is Tommy Orange's debut novel and what a debut it is. What we have here is a...

Tara Isabella Burton, Social Creature

One could argue that admiration and jealousy between friends have existed since the beginning of time, but the burst of social media has exacerbated...

The Bell Jar

Title: The Bell Jar Author: Sylvia Plath Originally published in 1963 under the pseudonym Victoria Lucas If Aliens were ever to visit us (if they haven’t so far) they might...

The Luminaries

Title: The Luminaries Author: Eleanor Catton Published: 2013 The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton is massive book: massive in size, scope and depth. Set in 19th century New...