The Best Way to Bury Your Husband is, surprisingly, a very moving AND uplifting AND very funny book about domestic abuse and violence. Really!
The List of Suspicious Things is a multilayered narrative and a totally immersive snapshot of the place and time.
Is the world a lost cause? We should be screaming a warning from the rooftops. I applaud Doctorow for trying.
The Wren, The Wren is not a narrative of grand events but an exploration of the intricate threads that bind couples and families.
Bad Men is sharp and fast and clever and very funny. You’ll love it. (Maybe less so if you’re a scumbag who hurts women.)
A tense and claustrophobic mystery. An incisive look into family life and loyalties, ambition, criminal negligence, toxic greed and cover-up.
Therese questions herself and her life, and feels the urge to break out, smash everything and live more authentically. Who doesn’t, right?
Portrays coercive control and domestic violence. Highlights the difficulties facing victims’ families and the lack of legal support.
When the days are dull and lifeless, you need The Society of Ill-Mannered Ladies. Thrilling, moving, clever.
Rage, trauma, resilience and transformation. Women finding strength and learning to face the world without (or with less) fear.