Relish: My Life in the Kitchen ~ Lucy Knisley

Rating: 4/5 Want easy recipes in a different format than cooking, with more emotional baggage to inspire you? This is the graphic novel for you. Knisley knocked my socks off with this food memoir, and I'm not sure why I hesitated for so long before picking this up. Clearly, this is a genre I need … Continue reading Relish: My Life in the Kitchen ~ Lucy Knisley

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Whatever Happened to Interracial Love? ~ Kathleen Collins

Rating: 3.5/5 This was an incredibly bizarre collection of short stories. I didn't quite know what I was getting into, reading this book while waiting for my car to be fixed at the auto shop. I jumped right in and found some of the stories compelling, some of them exciting, some of them just confusing … Continue reading Whatever Happened to Interracial Love? ~ Kathleen Collins

We Should All be Feminists ~ Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche

Rating: 4/5 I finally got around to reading this short nonfiction essay to Adichie's daughter, and although it didn't blow me away, it was a beautiful and concise way to discuss feminism with a young woman. I have always admired Adichie's writing style, and her ability to be so clear and choose her words so … Continue reading We Should All be Feminists ~ Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche