Wayne Grady’s Emancipation Day (2013)

2014-05-13T15:39:15-05:00

The reader of Wayne Grady's first novel is held in as careful an embrace as the woman in the dancing couple on Emancipation Day's cover. Doubleday Canada - Random House Canada 2013 There is a sense that each word of the story has been chosen deliberately, even without

Wayne Grady’s Emancipation Day (2013)2014-05-13T15:39:15-05:00

Claire Messud’s The Woman Upstairs (2013)

2014-07-11T15:51:33-05:00

Even before I met Nora, the narrator of The Woman Upstairs, I had already brushed up against talk of her anger. Knopf - Random House, 2013 First, Claire Messud's NPR interview includes the author reading the novel's opening paragraphs. (That's the now-oft-quoted rant, which begins with "I'm a

Claire Messud’s The Woman Upstairs (2013)2014-07-11T15:51:33-05:00
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