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COOL READS

Check out my lists of recent trends in reading, and books you won't want to miss.

 

'Nightcrawling' by Leila Mottley

This book was so difficult to finish. Not because the writing wasn't beautiful (it was), or the plot wasn't fast-paced enough (it was),...

'Exciting Times' by Naoise Dolan

Ava is twentysomething and Irish, two characteristics that loom large in her self-image. For reasons not altogether clear, but vaguely...

'Open Water' by Caleb Azumah Nelson

I don't know if I've always liked the name 'Caleb' or whether I've just developed a crush on this author for his lyrical, incredibly...

'O Beautiful' by Jung Yun

Former model, current struggling freelance writer Elinor is surprised at her good fortune when her former writing professor (and former...

'The Worst Kind of Want' Liska Jacobs

Priscilla "Cilla" Messing was born into a well-known Hollywood family, but her life is now very different than it used to be. Her father...

'Acts of Desperation' by Megan Nolan

Have you ever been in a truly toxic relationship? The kind where you compromise yourself and do things you hoped you would never do?...

'The Vanishing Half' by Brit Bennett

In The Vanishing Half, Mallard, Louisiana is a town where the people are "Negroes" and yet look as white as the white people who both...

'Memorial' by Bryan Washington

What a beautiful book. Bryan Washington is one of those authors who manage to convey emotion with and between words, and in a way that...

 

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