Saturday, December 16, 2017

Book Your Stocking with Amelia Gray

Book Your Stocking: December 16

Welcome back to Book Your Stocking, a new holiday series in which all sorts of readers share their GiveLists and/or Wishlists.

Please welcome today's reader, Amelia Gray.


Here's a short list of books that inspired and absorbed me this year:

Made for Love by Alissa Nutting
Eat Only when You're Hungry by Lindsay Hunter
Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
The Grip of It by Jac Jemc
The Mothers Brit Bennett
The Job of the Wasp by Colin Winnette (out Jan 2018)
Valparaiso Round the Horn by Madeline ffitch
Nicotine by Nell Zink


Amelia Gray,
photo used with permission
About today's reader:

Amelia Gray is the author of five books, most recently Isadora (FSG). Her fiction and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Tin House, and VICE. She is winner of the NYPL Young Lion, of FC2's Ronald Sukenick Innovative Fiction Prize, and a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction. She lives in Los Angeles.


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