Book Reviews

Book Title Author
Convenience Store WomanSayaka Murata
As Kismet Would Have ItSandhya Menon
Human Stain, AKelly Robson
Evidence of the AffairTaylor Jenkins Reid
Mary Ventura and the Ninth KingdomSylvia Plath
Parent's Guide to Video Games, ARachel Kowert
Girls Like MeKristin Butcher
NocturnalWilder Poetry
Quiet Boy, TheNick Antosca
Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, TheMarie Kondo
Art of Arranging Flowers, TheLynne Hinton
Enchantment of Ravens, AnMargaret Rogerson
American PandaGloria Chao
Love Looks Pretty on YouLang Leav
Grace Year, TheKim Liggett
It Would Be Night in CaracasKarina Sainz Borgo
In the House in the Dark of the WoodsLaird Hunt
Wood, TheChelsea Bobulski
Girlfriend Game, TheNick Antosca
ArkVeronica Roth
Day Is Ready for You, TheAlison Malee
Beasts Made of NightTochi Onyebuchi
Women & Power: A ManifestoMary Beard
Nasty WomenAlice Tarbuck, Becca Inglis, Belle Owen, Chitra Ramaswamy, Christina Neuwirth, Claire L. Heuchan, Elise Hines, Jen McGregor, Joelle A. Owusu, Jonatha Kottler, Kaite Welsh, Katie Muriel, Kristy Diaz, Laura Lam, Laura Waddell, Mel Reeve, Nadine Aisha Jassat, Ren Aldridge, Rowan C. Clarke, Sasha De Buyl-Pisco, Sim Bajwa, Zeba Talkhani
As Simple as SnowGregory Galloway
If They Come for UsFatimah Asghar
Delta of VenusAnaïs Nin
Heart BerriesTerese Marie Mailhot
Ultimate SacrificeS. E. Green
Secrets of a Broken HeartLee Martens
Witch Doesn’t Burn in this One, TheAmanda Lovelace
Emergency SkinN.K. Jemisin
In a Dream You Saw a Way to SurviveClementine von Radics
Hate U Give, TheAngie Thomas
RitualDavid Pinner
BintiNnedi Okorafor
Mad Herringtons, TheJane Myers Perrine
Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen SuggestionsChimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Edible Woman, TheMargaret Atwood
Our Numbered DaysNeil Hilborn
In the Dark Corner, I Stood AlonePetra Pavlikova
Monsters Within, TheCorvus Winchester
I Wish I Weren’t a DjinniErin Hayes
Gwendy's Button BoxRichard Chizmar, Stephen King
Chameleon AuraBilly Chapata
Pretending to DanceDiane Chamberlain
Terracotta Bride, TheZen Cho
Lottery and Other Stories, TheShirley Jackson
5 Love Languages, TheGary Chapman
Worlds of YouBeau Taplin
Miao DaoJoyce Carol Oates
When Dimple Met RishiSandhya Menon
Place Between Breaths, TheAn Na
Witch of Duva, TheLeigh Bardugo
GunsStephen King
Dead House, TheBilly O’Callaghan
Heart of MistHelen Scheuerer
Goblin MarketArthur Rackham, Christina Rossetti
AuditionRyu Murakami
Little LiesHeather Gudenkauf
Into the WaterPaula Hawkins
To All the Boys I've Loved BeforeJenny Han
P.S. I Still Love YouJenny Han
Always and Forever, Lara JeanJenny Han
Thirteen Reasons WhyJay Asher
Jane AnonymousLaurie Faria Stolarz
Not a SoundHeather Gudenkauf
ConfessionsKanae Minato
Memory Police, TheYoko Ogawa
In the Miso SoupRyu Murakami
Now You're One of UsAsa Nonami
Yellow Wallpaper, TheCharlotte Perkins Gilman
SnowflakesRuth Ware
TreasureOyinkan Braithwaite
Slow BurnerLaura Lippman
Gift, TheAlison Gaylin
Let Her BeLisa Unger
BuriedJeffery Deaver
Hardboiled & Hard LuckBanana Yoshimoto
Total RecallPhilip K. Dick
Waiting on a Bright MoonNeon Yang
Hearts in the Hard GroundG.V. Anderson
Smash It!Francina Simone
Tender Is the FleshAgustina Bazterrica
Ghost Tree, TheChristina Henry
Things We Lost in the FireMariana Enríquez
Sign of the Beast, TheJoyce Carol Oates
Road, TheCormac McCarthy
Salt Line, TheHolly Goddard Jones
Perfect Nanny, TheLeila Slimani
Future, TheNeil Hilborn
Road of Lost Innocence: The True Story of a Cambodian Heroine, TheSomaly Mam
Lady BitsKate Jonez
Liar's Daughter, TheMegan Cooley Peterson
Girl in the Garden, TheMelanie Wallace
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American SlaveFrederick Douglass
Graceful BurdensRoxane Gay
Wendigo, TheAlgernon Blackwood
Body Will Follow, TheRob E. Boley
RandomizeAndy Weir
Skinner BoxCarole Johnstone
Dangers of Smoking in Bed, TheMariana Enríquez
It Came from the Multiplex: 80s Midnight ChillersAlvaro Zinos-Amaro, Angie Hodapp, Betty Rocksteady, Dayton Ward, Gary Jonas, Joshua Viola, K. Nicole Davis, Keith Ferrell, Kevin Dilmore, Kevin J. Anderson, Mario Acevedo, Orrin Grey, Sean Eads, Stephen Graham Jones, Steve Rasnic Tem, Warren Hammond
Contractors, TheLisa Ko
These Deathless BonesCassandra Khaw
Summer FrostBlack Crouch
All Boys Aren't BlueGeorge M. Johnson
Beneath the Moon: Fairytales, Myths, and Divine Stories from Around the WorldYoshi Yoshitani
Lodge, TheChris Coppel
You Have Arrived at Your DestinationAmor Towles
Vines, TheChristopher Rice
Unfuck Your Sleep: The #1 Non-Negotiable Necessity for Emotional and Physical HealthFaith G. Harper
Bird BoxJosh Malerman
HeliumRudy Francisco
What To Do With A DukeSally MacKenzie
Shimmer and BurnMary Taranta
Metamorphosis, TheFranz Kafka
My Sweet FriendH.A. Leuschel
Once a CourtesanLiana LeFey
Sisters’ EntranceEmtithal Mahmoud
Goblin: A Novel in Six NovellasJosh Malerman
Kink: StoriesAlexander Chee, Brandon Taylor, Callum Angus, Cara Hoffman, Carmen Maria Machado, Chris Kraus, Garth Greenwell, Kim Fu, Larissa Pham, Melissa Febos, Peter Mountford, R.O. Kwon, Roxane Gay, Vanessa Clark, Zeyn Joukhadar
Martian, TheAndy Weir
Diary of an AssCanAndy Weir
Female Correspondent, TheE.A. Deverell
Minor Feelings: An Asian American ReckoningCathy Park Hong
That WeekendKara Thomas
Step from Heaven, AAn Na
Grave Tender, TheEliza Maxwell
Born a Crime: Stories From a South African ChildhoodTrevor Noah
Only Good Indians, TheStephen Graham Jones
Summer, Fireworks, and My CorpseOtsuichi
Human Zoo, TheSabina Murray
AfterwardsReagan Myers
Dangerous BehaviorNancy Bush
Looking for AlaskaJohn Green
Black Fairy TaleOtsuichi
Bad RomanceHeather Demetrios
Certain Dark ThingsSilvia Moreno-Garcia
Malibu RisingTaylor Jenkins Reid
Strange Weather in TokyoHiromi Kawakami
Near the BoneChristina Henry
Paperbacks from Hell: The Twisted History of '70s and '80s Horror FictionGrady Hendrix, Will Errickson
Sleep Tight Motel, TheLisa Unger
HorrorstörGrady Hendrix
Nothing But Blackened TeethCassandra Khaw
This TellingCheryl Strayed
ThinnerRichard Bachman, Stephen King
Certain Hunger, AChelsea G. Summers
Arsenic and AdoboMia P. Manansala
Monstrous-Feminine in Contemporary Japanese Popular Culture, TheRaechel Dumas
Touch of Jen, ABeth Morgan
Power Play: How Video Games Can Save the WorldAsi Burak, Laura Parker
Brief, Horrible Moments: A collection of one sentence horror storiesMarko Pandza
If the Duke DemandsAnna Harrington
When the Scoundrel SinsAnna Harrington
Waking KateSarah Addison Allen
Nineteen Eighty-FourGeorge Orwell
Cost of Pleasure and Sexotherapy, TheAlexia Saint-Ange