The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

Hardcover, 310 pages Published September 13th 2016 by Doubleday (first published August 2016) Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. Life is hellish for all the slaves but especially bad for Cora; an outcast even among her fellow Africans, she is coming into womanhood – where even greater pain awaits. When Caesar, a recent … More The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominic Smith

Hardcover, 304 pages Published April 5th 2016 by Sarah Crichton Books/Farrar, Straus and Giroux “How do you know you didn’t ruin my life forty years ago?” “From what I can see, you never looked back.” “I looked back, believe me,” she says. “That makes two of us.” Firstly, let me say to those who have … More The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominic Smith

Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

Hardcover, 304 pages Published June 26th 2014 by Penguin Press “How suffocating it is to be loved that much.”  Everything I Never Told You centers around the Lee family: James, the Chinese-American professor who lectures on the epitome of what was never attainable for him—true Americanism, Marilyn, the blond wife who’d always dreamed of being … More Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng