The daughterly ruminations during an eerie commute to work. Biting humor and a sense of loss. “A DREAM OF MEN” by Mary Gaitskill
A brilliant work; she traveled with Romani people in Europe for 4 years to learn about their lives. BURY ME STANDING by Isabel Fonseca.
Mesmerizing&trippy. 3 yrold Max & bossy 7 yrold Ruby.A whole lot of lessons for kids & adults alike. MAX & RUBY books by Rosemary Wells.
Wrote her first poem at 6, an epic poem at 12. Part Creole, spoke Hebrew. SONNETS FROM PORTUGUESE by Elizabeth Barrett Browning.
1st rock memoir on my list. Ambitious, fun, and high-standards. Plus the real Sonic Youth. THE GIRL IN THE BAND by Kim Gordon.
A reader’s delight, literary escapism. Brisk, witty, and very British. LOVE IN A COLD CLIMATE by Nancy Mitford.
Short poems packed with startling originality. One more great Russian poet. Try: “I am in love, hence free to live” by Vera Pavlova.