The Power – simplistic gender flipping or a fantastical thought experiment?

The Power – simplistic gender flipping or a fantastical thought experiment?

The Power | Naomi Alderman  ★★★★ 'She cuppeth the lightning in her hand. She commandeth it to strike' There are lots of reviews that make this comparison, so let's get this out of the way: The Power in many ways reminded me of Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale. It's similar in not only the framing device used to [...]

Reviews in 100 Words: Everything, Everything, Vertigo, 1984 and More

So I'm starting something new; reviews of 100 words or less on the books I've read in the past few months. Lovely, bite-size reviews (and an excuse to be lazy about reviewing every book I read!) Everything Everything - Nicola Yoon I opted to start the year with a YA title and, as expected, it was [...]