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The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir by Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich

Jessica    October 16, 2017    Comments Off on The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir by Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich

Marzano-Lesnevich, along with her younger sister, was molested by her grandfather as a young girl and it lasted for years. Her confession to her parents stopped the molestation but her grandfather was never punished for the crimes that he committed. …

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gay

Amy B.    August 22, 2017    Comments Off on Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gay

Roxane Gay has achieved a lot in her life–she has a PhD and is a New York Times bestselling author–but in her mind she’s still “the girl in the woods”, the vulnerable twelve year old who was gang-raped by her …

My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward by Mark Lukach

Amy B.    June 27, 2017    Comments Off on My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward by Mark Lukach

Surfer dude Mark Lukach and his beautiful, ambitious Italian wife Guilia have the perfect marriage, until their idyllic life is interrupted by her sudden development of a raging psychosis. Their happiness quickly dissolves into a dreary round of hospitalizations, outpatient …