The Seal Wife book by Kathryn Harrison

Kathryn Harrison’s most recent novel is a finely detailed if somewhat dull historical fiction that considers the...

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April Witch book by Majgull Axelsson

The award-winning Swedish novel April Witch is the dark and powerful tale of Desirée, a severely disabled woman...

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House of Women book by Lynn Freed

“My mother keeps every key to her house on a ring attached to her bag,” says seventeen-and-a-half-year-old...

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Video book by Meera Nair

Meera Nair’s first book, Video , is a collection of ten short stories with a wide range of settings and...

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The Black Veil book by Rick Moody

In the preface to The Black Veil, Moody writes that the “book and my life are written in fits, more like...

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