Mister Tender’s Girl by Carter Wilson

Feels like: a really good female empowerment movie that a random internet troll keeps yelling obscenities over. Sounds like: “The Good Side” by Troye Sivan  Listen Here / 2018 HELLO YELLOW REVIEWS Playlist Mister Tender’s Girl is the purest definition of “three out of five stars” that I can come up with right now. The negatives and […]

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The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

  Feels like: V.C. Andrews is alive and well, writing disturbing, gothic-victorian literature for a modern audience. Sounds like: “Me and the Devil” by Adia Victoria Listen Here / 2018 HELLO YELLOW REVIEWS Playlist There’s a couple of really important things to know right off the bat with this book: if you’re triggered by incest, […]

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The Ghost Notebooks by Ben Dolnick

Feels like: Gone Girl meets The Haunting meets George Saunders Sounds like: “Wait” by Wild Cub “This is a thing that I’m sure is obvious to everyone else but is never-endingly astonishing to me: that every change, every life, consists of nothing but a series of days.”  I wish I hadn’t read this book so […]

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Bonfire by Krysten Ritter

Feels like: Erin Brockovich meets Jessica Jones. Sounds like: “Rill Rill” by Sleigh Bells 🔥“I used to dream of her smile–the way, I imagine, bottom-feeding fish must dream of the long dark funnel of a shark’s throat.” 🔥 So, immediately snapped up this book as fast as I could on NetGalley because Krysten Ritter is my spirit animal, […]

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