Contemporary Literature

Black Sunday

My 13th Aspen Words Literary Prize 2021 Longlist read and review. Despite my best efforts, I did not make it to all 15 longlist books before the shortlist was announced. However, I made it through this one, so I was only two books short. I’m honestly not upset about that – I was pretty close!… Continue reading Black Sunday

Contemporary Literature

Girl, Woman, Other

I had never heard of Bernardine Evaristo before this novel won the Booker Prize this past year (and yes, I am going to choose to believe that she won it singularly, for many reasons…agree or disagree, that’s my stance). In any case, I knew that I wanted to support Evaristo, so I went ahead and… Continue reading Girl, Woman, Other