Resist or Regret A Review of Red Clocks by Leni Zumas

Resist or regret? A review of Red Clocks by Leni Zumas

What do a polar explorer, a teenage girl, an aging teacher and writer, an unfulfilled wife and mother, and an eccentric healer have in common? A lot, surprisingly enough. Their intertwining experiences are calculatingly uncovered in Red Clocks, the third book by Leni Zumas. I say “calculatingly” because the uncovering of the relationships felt just Read More

February New Books by Women

New Books by Women – February 2018 Releases

Need a new book for February? Here’s a roundup of the new books by women being released in February, with a focus on women from historically underrepresented and underserved communities. If you are curious about which books I focus on, see my Review Policy. These are just guidelines and I reserve the right to include Read More

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What I’m Reading – 29 Dec 2017

Books The Power by Naomi Alderman Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi Devotion by Patti Smith Articles Iran and Saudis’ Latest Power Struggle: Expanding Rights for Women by Anne Barnard and Thomas Erdbrink in The NY Times Reviving Palestinian non-violent resistance by Chloé Demoulin in Equal Times Milo Yiannopoulos’ Editor’s Notes are Absurd, Hilarious (and Depressing) Proof Read More