Like a matryoshka doll, Elliott Holt’s bold, electric debut novel, "You Are One of Them," artfully unpacks its secrets. This is an unflinching tale of self-deception and the struggle to lead an authentic life.
From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day comes a devastating new novel of innocence, knowledge, and loss. As children Kathy, Ruth, and Tommy were students at Hailsham, an exclusive boarding school secluded in the English countryside.
Despite the tumour-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Suppo
"The Woman Who Lost Her Soul" by Bob Shacochis; A messy, sprawling masterpiece overflowing with existential angst AND a zest for life, this novel of war, despair, cynicism, and desire will enthrall you.
Where'd You Go, Bernadette. An agoraphobic woman deals with her issues as an upcoming trip approaches. She also skewers the many Seattle archetypes while she's at it. A true first as far as perspective goes. I've never read anything quite like it.