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Review: Gay’s Hunger A Memoir of (My) Body

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body Roxanne Gay A gut punch, a wake up call, a deeply effecting book about race, sexual assault, food, immigration, class, writing, love and America. Really a must read. I’m someone who cares deeply about … Continue reading

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Review: Ward’s Salvage the Bones

Salvage the Bones Jesmyn Ward Stunning prose. A look into a world (rural, black, deep south) that is not often depicted in literature. Really, really good. Salvage the Bones tells the story of a young girl and her family and … Continue reading

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Review — Parker’s There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyonce

There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyonce Morgan Parker “I do whatever I want because I could die any minute I don’t mean YOLO I mean they are hunting me” This book is a gut punch. Full of lines like … Continue reading

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