I love how the book is teased: “a heartfelt debut about the unlikely relationship between a young woman who’s lost her husband and a major league pitcher who’s lost his game.”
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Kali Fajardo-Anstine’s debut story collection, Sabrina & Corina, centers the stories of Latinas of Indigenous descent.
The plot of Death Is Hard Work is anything but simple: Three siblings have to transport their dead father’s body across war-torn Syria so he can be buried in his home village.
I can’t believe how long it took me to read The Wife by Meg Wolitzer, but I am so glad I finally did.
Imagine a world where Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson were real people, and their descendants still lived and interacted with each other. Imagine their great-great-great-grandkids attended boarding school together. And, well, you have the plot of Brittany Cavallaro’s wonderful trilogy.
It’s part rom-com, part meditation on family and tradition, and part, well, erotic stories for Punjabi widows.
I’m not sure if it was internalized misogyny or what that stopped me from seeking out romance novels. But I am so glad I got over that mental block.
I cannot remember the last time I read a book this inventive, unique, or mind-blowing. And I promise I’m not being hyperbolic: Black Leopard, Red Wolf is that good.