The Yellow Birds Book Review

The Yellow Birds is one of those rare debut novels which delivers a powerful and lasting impact. The first novel of writer, poet, and veteran Kevin Powers, the book has won recognition for its depiction of modern war and the madness that comes with it.  The Yellow Birds gives...

The Round House Book Review

The Final Chapter in Justice Trilogy The Round House is a novel by Louise Erdrich. It is her 14th novel and it is part of the so-called “justice trilogy” of novels. Published in 2012, the book has won critical acclaim and has garnered recognition from critics and readers alike....

Dear Life Book Review

Dear Stories about Life Dear Life is a short story collection of  Canadian writer Alice Munro.  Most of the stories in the collection have been published elsewhere, many of them in the New Yorker, and the collection has an autobiographical aspect to it. Born in Ontario, Munro’s father was...