Little Fires Everywhere

A novel by Celeste Ng, published by Penguin Press in 2017. “Sometimes you need to scorch everything to the ground and start over. After the burning the soil is richer, and new things can grow. People are like that, too. They start over. They find a way.” I was so intrigued by Little Fires Everywhere…… Continue reading Little Fires Everywhere

English Animals

By Laura Kaye, published January 2017 by Little Brown I follow a handful of book critics in the UK and heard them raving about this book’s “charm” and ease of prose.  I was intrigued because it is about a young Slovakian woman who relocates to the English countryside to work for an English couple who…… Continue reading English Animals