I love an international setting, a real-life or fictional artist, revolution, heartbreak, wry humor, and unbelievable-but-true events.
Titles I've loved lately: Golem Girl by Riva Lehrer and A Burning by Megha Majumdar
What I'm listening to: Homeland Elegies by Ayad Akhtar
What I'm making: pistacchio and chocolate butter cake from The New Sugar & Spice & the Flora sweater by Marzena Kołaczek
Strange times sometimes call for strange books and I mean that in the best possible way.
Get lost in a true story.
Harari, Yuval Noah
Nutt, Amy Ellis
Discover why knitting really is the perfect quarantine craft.
Pause the pick axe and enjoy one of these Minecraft related reads.
Montgomery, R. A.
Zoehfeld, Kathleen Weidner
Aguirre, Jorge Augusto
Great fiction by contemporary African voices
Makumbi, Jennifer Nansubuga
Barrett, A. Igoni
ʻAbd al-ʻAzīz, Basmah
Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi
Tshuma, Novuyo Rosa
Attah, Ayesha Harruna