Tag Archives: adolescense

Land of Enchantment by Leigh Stein

As someone who has always read books as a means to escape reality, it’s extremely rare for me to pick up a non-fiction book or memoir and enjoy it as much as I would fiction. You know the story: “Leave reality … Continue reading

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Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Ready Player One had been sitting on my bookshelf for the better part of a year when I finally decided to pick it up. At 372 pages with incredibly small print, I was overwhelmed at first and kept putting it … Continue reading

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Suicide Notes from Beautiful Girls by Lynn Weingarten

“Every day thousands and thousands of people die. Some know it might be coming- they’re sick or old, or their lives are dangerous. Some don’t have any idea at all. They wake up and don’t even bother to think, this is … Continue reading

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I’m Thinking of Ending Things by Iain Reid

I’m Thinking of Ending Things, more like I’m Thinking I Won’t Be Getting Any Sleep Tonight, fuck, man. When I first bought this book I thought it was about something TOTALLY DIFFERENT. I thought it was about something joyful like … Continue reading

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The Mermaid’s Sister by Carrie Ann Noble

Wait- did you guys just hear that? That loud, popping sound? Oh shit, sorry, that was just my heart exploding into millions of tiny, miniscule pieces. God damnit, this book just made my ever-growing list of favorite novels. I finished it in … Continue reading

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