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I read literary fiction, essays, memoirs, history, and true crime. I’m drawn to stories of immigrants/refugees/migration, cultural commentary, domestic fiction, and self deprecating memoirs.


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Cover of The Kamogawa Food DetectivesGGP’s Amy recommends EASTBOUND by Maylis De KerangalAmy recommends SANDWICH by Catherine NewmanGGP’s Amy recommends SO LATE IN THE DAY: STORIES OF WOMEN AND MEN by Claire Keegan. staff pick: THE POLE by J. M. CoetzeeGGP’s Amy recommends THE VULNERABLES by Sigrid Nunezstaff pick: THE LIGHT ROOM by Kate Zambrenostaff pick: SPEECH TEAM by Tim MurphyThe GuestYou Could Make This Place Beautifulstaff pick: TOM LAKE by Ann Patchettstaff pick: CRYING IN THE BATHROOM by Erika L. SánchezStaff Pick: Tell Me Everythingstaff pick: Lost and FoundStaff pick Poverty, By AmericaCover of SinkCommitment by Mona SimpsonStaff pick MaameWe All Want Impossible ThingsStaff pick: Strangers to Ourselves: Unsettled Minds and the Stories That Make UsAfterpartiesNightcrawlingRunning OutThe Return of Faraz AliLittle Foxes Took Up MatchesThe Swedish Art of Aging WellCover of IntimaciesCover of Fight NightCover of BloodlandsCover of Secondhand TimeCover of Beautiful World, Where Are You?Cover of  These Precious DaysCover of  DriftsCover of  Seeing GhostsCover of  How the Word is PassedCover of Swimming Back to Trout RiverCover of Notes on GriefCover of The Devil You KnowCover of A Little Devil In AmericaCover of Having and Being HadCover of Everything Sad is UntrueCover of Angle of ReposeCover of A Gentleman in MoscowCover of The Optimist's DaughterCover of The Library BookCover of Medallion StatusCover of SkyhunterCover of Barry Sonnenfeld, Call Your MotherCover of Wow, No Thank You.Maybe You Should Talk to SomeoneCover of Hidden Valley RoadCover of ApeirogonCover of The Year of Magical Thinking