A Discovery of Witches

A Discovery of Witches is one of those books that’s been making the rounds of recommendations, and shows up in airport book shops. Read More A Discovery of Witches

The Prophets of Our Time: YA Dystopia

A little over a week ago now, the New York Times ran an editorial titled “Teenage Wastelands,”  in the “Way We Live Now” section of the weekend magazine, about young adult dystopian fiction. They lamented the commercialization of the genre, as the New York Times is wont to do, and generally hashed about their feelings on some of the most popular recent titles and the sudden prevalence of new books claiming to be dystopian. Read More The Prophets of Our Time: YA Dystopia