Reading 3 New Releases

On a trip to the bookstore this summer, I saw three new releases that caught my attention and I decided to reserve the titles from the library and see how I found them. All three were new-to-me authors and I had no idea what genres they would cover. My only clues about each book was…

The Frolic of Beasts | Book Review

With exaggerated characters and recurring poetry that echoes like a refrain, The Frolic of Beasts reads like an tragicomic opera, and who will emerge as hero or villain will be determined by whose story you find most sympathetic. Within the terse Japanese drama, is a myriad of love stories. In the central plot, Yuko, Ippei and…