Mouthful of Birds is a challenging, unsettling, and incredibly satisfying collection of off-kilter short stories from Argentinian writer Samanta Schweblin. Read on to discover a few key thematic messages from this book.
A young woman coming of age in Hawaii grapples with identity, family bonds, and the complexity of Hawaii’s past in this book that is part-memoir, part-mythology, and part-history lesson.
Genuinely LOL-worthy moments punctuate otherwise treacly reflections on life in the memoir How Do I Un-Remember This?: Unfortunately True Stories by comedic pop culture podcaster Danny Pellegrino.
A privileged ranch owner’s young daughter finds herself thrust into a new life in a new country when tragedy befalls her family in this thought-provoking novel perfect for middle-grade readers.
A young Chinese immigrant experiences challenges while working alongside her parents in a Southern California motel in Front Desk, an award-winning novel for younger readers.