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First Look Club: Katya reviews Ghosted
Book Reviews, First Look

First Look Club: Katya reviews Ghosted

Reviewed by Katya Rara GHOSTED By Rosie Walsh 352 pp. Pamela Dorman Books. Sarah Mackey is finally home again. Freshly separated from her husband of 16 years, she’s back in her hometown of Gloucestershire to do what she does every […]

First Look: Florida
Book Reviews, First Look

First Look: Florida

Storms, snakes, sinkholes, and secrets: In Lauren Groff’s Florida, the hot sun shines, but a wild darkness lurks. There are two sides to every story—eleven stories, in this case. Our First Look Club reviewers Kai and Jed have different takes on these […]

First Look Club: Jed reviews Florida
Book Reviews, First Look

First Look Club: Jed reviews Florida

Reviewed by Jed Cruz FLORIDA By Lauren Groff 288 pp. Riverhead Books. Florida opens with a nameless woman going for a nighttime jog as a constant monologue goes on in her head. She thinks about her family, and her neighborhood, […]