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Bleaker House by Nell Stevens

Amy B.    April 25, 2017    Comments Off on Bleaker House by Nell Stevens

Boston University’s MFA program offers students a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to travel anywhere in the world for the purpose of working on their writing. British-born aspiring writer Nell Stevens uses that opportunity to travel to the Falkland Islands, near where South …

Schadenfreude: A Love Story by Rebecca Schuman

Amy B.    March 14, 2017    Comments Off on Schadenfreude: A Love Story by Rebecca Schuman

Schadenfreude, A Love Story is the quirky memoir of Rebecca Schuman, a child of the grungy 1990s whose high-school infatuation with Kafka leads her to study German in college. She has a number of alcohol and cigarette-fueled adventures while studying …