Category Archives: Contemporary

  1. Review: Our Own Private Universe by Robin Talley

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    June 19, 2017 by Zoë

    In Our Own Private Universe by Robin Talley, Aki and her friend Lori go on a church youth group trip to Mexico.

  2. Review: When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon

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    May 29, 2017 by Zoë

    In When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon, find out what happens over the course of one summer.

  3. Review: As I Descended by Robin Talley

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    May 22, 2017 by Zoë

    In As I Descended by Robin Talley, Maria and Lily conspire to bring Delilah down. Unfortunately, their plans spiral out of control and soon they find themselves dealing with spirits and madness.

  4. Review: RoseBlood by A. G. Howard

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    May 15, 2017 by Zoë

    In RoseBlood by A. G. Howard, it turns out that Rune’s fascination with the Phantom might not be misplaced.

  5. Review: Home by Leila S. Chudori, translated by John H. McGlynn

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    May 8, 2017 by Zoë

    Home, the English-language translation of Pulang by Leila S. Chudori, is about what happens to Indonesian communists who happen to be outside of Indonesia when the communist purge of 1965 begins taking place.