You know how you can get to know someone just by looking at their bookshelves? I’m not going to lie: … Continue reading The Bookshelf Test
Five stars, read on the last day of September 2016. I should have written about this back then, because now … Continue reading In the Miso Soup, by Ryu Murakami
Four stars, read in March 2012. I wrote this review back then, on my old blog, and have meant to … Continue reading Coretta: The Story of Coretta Scott King, by Octavia Vivian
Three and a half stars, read in February 2017. The best word I can choose for this book is bittersweet. … Continue reading Waiting, by Ha Jin
Everything I’ve read so far in January and February 2017, because apparently I haven’t reviewed any of them yet! Ōoku: The … Continue reading Mini Reviews: Comics and Manga
Five stars, read in January 2017. If you want a perfect example of why this book is (STILL) necessary, consider … Continue reading Why We Can’t Wait, by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Five stars, read from November 2016 to January 2017. Well. If you want to know why the United States looks … Continue reading Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right, by Jane Mayer
Four stars, read in January 2017 (though I watched the TEDTalk it’s based on at least a couple years ago). … Continue reading We Should All Be Feminists, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie