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Ducks, Newburyport by Lucy Ellmann

Publication Date: July 4, 2019 Publisher: Biblioasis Pages: 1020 Genre: Literary Fiction Rating: 4/5 Content Warning: click here Ducks, Newburyport is a thousand page odyssey that firmly entrenches the reader into the mind of our nameless protagonist who is a stay at home baker, mom of four, and is dealing with the anxieties and stresses… Continue reading Ducks, Newburyport by Lucy Ellmann

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The Death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi

Thank you to the publisher and Netgalley for providing me with a review copy in exchange for my honest review. Publication Date: August 4, 2020 Publisher: Riverhead Books Pages: 248 Genre: Literary Fiction Rating: 4.5/5 Content Warning: homophobia, incest, domestic abuse, rape The Death of Vivek Oji predictably tells the story of the life and… Continue reading The Death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi

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The Women Could Fly by Megan Giddings

Thank you to the publisher and Netgalley for providing me with an ARC in exchange for my honest review. Publication Date: August 9, 2022 Publisher: Amistad Press Pages: 288 Genre: Fantasy; Dystopian Rating: 5/5 The Women Could Fly is a beautifully written and critical take on the way society treats and value women told through… Continue reading The Women Could Fly by Megan Giddings

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The Fell by Sarah Moss

Thank you to the publisher and Netgalley for providing me with a review copy in exchange for my honest opinions. Publication Date: March 1, 2022 Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux Pages: 184 Genre: Contemporary Rating: 4.5/5 Content Warnings: Covid, mental health struggles (including allusions to suicide) The Fell is a beautifully written, atmospheric and character… Continue reading The Fell by Sarah Moss