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Areh by Jeffrey Kinsey, Mia Bergeron and Amelia Dregiewicz
Reviews - Fantasy / Reviews - Fiction / Reviews - YA

Areh by Jeffrey Kinsey, Mia Bergeron and Amelia Dregiewicz

An ancient religion grotesquely modernized, The Purpose, deifies children for their deformities—a beautiful girl with three arms, a brave boy with one eye… the exceptional list goes on. Painted and costumed, they are worshiped on stage. Shy and exposed, they are ridiculed in the streets, often by the same faces. Glorious or repulsive? Gods or … Continue reading

The Mad Boy, Lord Berners, My Grandmother and Me by Sofka Zinovieff
Reviews - Biography / Reviews - LGBT

The Mad Boy, Lord Berners, My Grandmother and Me by Sofka Zinovieff

Faringdon House in Oxfordshire was the home of Lord Berners; composer, writer, painter, friend of Stravinsky and Gertrude Stein, and a man renowned for both his eccentricity and his homosexuality. Turning Faringdon into an aesthete’s paradise, exquisite food was served to many of the great minds and beauties of the day. Since the early 1930’s, … Continue reading