Book Reviews

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  • Love and Other Rituals

    Love and Other Rituals

    By Monica Macansantos

    Love and Other Rituals is an inspiring story collection that explores a wide range of...

  • Rainbow Rainbow

    Rainbow Rainbow

    By Lydia Conklin

    Lydia Conklin’s Rainbow Rainbow, published in May of 2022 by Catapult, is a groundbreaking collection...

  • A Minor Chorus

    A Minor Chorus

    By Billy-Ray Belcourt

    One of very few things that can be safely said about fiction is that stories...

  • Mongolian Horse

    Mongolian Horse

    By David E Yee

    It is easy to see how the stories forming David E. Yee’s debut collection, Mongolian...

  • A Single Rose

    A Single Rose

    By Muriel Barbery

    Muriel Barbery’s A Single Rose follows a French botanist’s emotional tour through the Zen gardens...

  • Y/N


    By Esther Yi

    Hope may be the thing with feathers, but according to Søren Kierkegaard, it can fly...

  • Café Shira

    Café Shira

    By David Ehrlich (translated by Michael Swirsky)

    Café Shira isn’t simply a place to grab cup of coffee. Oh, no. For many,...