Category: Atwood, Margaret

Review: Oryx and Crake

20 Books of Summer 2019: Book 6 My favorite Margaret Atwood book is still┬áStone Mattress, a collection of nine stories. There’s something about her pacing in full-length novels that doesn’t work for me. Like The Handmaid’s Tale, Oryx and Crake bounces between a dystopian…

Review: The Blind Assassin

I’ve put off this review for a variety of reasons. 2016 has been bumpy, but it has provided time for reading if not for reviewing. From the back cover: The Blind Assassin opens with these simple, resonant words: “Ten days after the war ended,…