Tag Archives: lauren beukes

I hate your book and I hate you!

Last week bunches of people had discussions (some even with each other) about the appropriateness of authors thanking reviewers. I said “Hell, yes! Please do.” along with some other stuff about why I am entirely unsuited to delivering a professional or unbiased review. This morning, another aspect of the writer/reader relationship puzzle showed up in […]

Review: The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes (5/5)

You are going to read this book. Everybody who has read Lauren Beukes is going to read The Shining Girls. Everybody who knows somebody who has read Lauren Beukes is going to read The Shining Girls. LAUREN BEUKES IS GOING TO RULE THE WORLD!!! Maybe I slipped a bit of tongue in the old cheek […]