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My Books of the 2010’s – Emma Morgan

Florida (2018) Lauren Groff’s second collection of short stories, Florida, plunges us into a hot and humid world, where swamp creatures slither over the thresholds of human existence, and tensions drip from rain-soaked leaves. It stages a multi-faceted exploration of a domesticity fraying at its edges, eroded by a pervasive sense of societal, political and […]Read More

50 Books (2): Room // Emma Donoghue

Title: Room Author: Emma Donoghue Outline: Room is the heartbreaking story of 5-year-old Jack and his Ma who live in ‘Room’ aka a shed in the back of a criminal’s garden. The premise of the novel is of their escape and their eventual coping within the real world, outside of Room’s four walls. It’s shocking, it tugs on […]Read More