Six of my favorite reckless reads of 2022, and how I found them.
Books as souvenirs are the key to deep deep nostalgia and reliving one’s favourite vacations over and over. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve reached for a romance novel I bought while vacationing in Bar Harbor in the dead of Ottawa winter.
I dig this whole train of thought. Typically I read 20 or so prose books a year but this year I want to try to do either 30 or 10 ones that I’m just super into and want to reread…leaning toward the 10.
HhhH is one of the best of books. I'm so glad you found it!
I recall going through a Gillian Flynn phase in 2018 when the HBO Sharp Objects series came out and I read all her books. I ordered The Grownup on amazon and feeling ripped off when it arrived and was not in fact a novel but a long short story
I think you should also change the name of this substack to Flag Bang, as it sounds way cooler and sexier in reverse.
When is your next novel coming out?
HHhH is also super cheap on BookOutlet.com. So I picked it up based on your recommendation. Thanks.