The Witches Are Coming by Lindy West Rating - 4.75 out of 5 The Witches are Coming by Lindy West is a defining essay book from the Me Too era. With people becoming more aware of sexual violence and the internet trolling becoming more prevalent, West explores themes surrounding the world as it is now. West, with her signature conversational style...
The Glass Hotel by Emily St. John Mandel Rating - 4.63 out of 5 In the time before the 2008 financial crash, there is a hotel in Western Canada. Life at this hotel is disrupted one evening when the words ‘Why don’t you swallow broken glass?’ are scrawled on a window in acid. This one act brings together some of the...
Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid Rating - 5 out of 5 In Such a Fun Age, Alix Chamberlain, a successful feminist blogger, has always known the perfect way to ask for the things she wants in life. Asking has always opened doors for her and allowed her to build her brand. One day she sends her baby sitter, Emira...
Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo Rating -  4.7 out of 5 Alina Starkov is an orphan in the Kingdom of Ravka who has always blended in. One fateful day when she is brought into the Unsea, a dark no-man's-land filled with monsters she shows that she is a Grisha, with special powers. Upon this discovery, Alina is swept up into...
Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett Rating -  5 out of 5 In Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, Angels and Demons run the world pushing humans toward their better natures or evil desires. As a demon Crowley has had an unconventional friendship with Aziraphale for thousands of years. With the forces of evil sending down the...
Rich People Problems by Kevin Kwan Rating -  4.75 out of 5 Rich People Problems by Kevin Kwan, the conclusion of the Crazy Rich Asian Trilogy (reviews here and here) follows the Young family through their most dramatic plot yet, the end of the generation. With Su Yi on her deathbed and the family comes together to come to terms...
China Rich Girlfriend by Kevin Kwan Rating -  4.75 out of 5 In China Rich Girlfriend by Kevin Kwan, 2 years since the explosive events of Crazy Rich Asians, Nick and Rachel have decided to marry. While the happy couple has the perfect event planned, family drama is as always, on the horizon. With new revelations about Rachel’s parentage on the...
Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty Rating -  5 out of 5 In Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty, nine people attend a wellness retreat seeking rest and relaxation. What they do not realize is that they are in for the experience of their lifetime. The methods and services at the Tranquillum House have always been unique, but with a new...