I will never forget this book. It’s weird, funny, grotesque, and tender. I loved it so much!
Fans of The Wire will love this. Imagine if Stringer Bell sent one of his teenage lackeys on an ill-fated cross-country errand. I couldn't put it down.
This slim volume feels abundant. It's a beautiful meditation on motherhood, family, memory, writing -- all the good stuff.
So much more than a missing girl mystery! There's a proliferation of books with "Girl" in the title but this one is a cut above.
I don't usually read romance novels, but when I do I want them to be funny and real, just like this one.
A harrowing memoir about the dangers of conversion therapy.
An honest and compulsively readable coming-of-age memoir confronting the legacy of an abusive relationship.