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Spinning Silver

Set in Lithvas, a fictional country in Eastern Europe, Naomi Novik’s Spinning Silver follows the story of a moneylender’s daughter as she strives to survive in medieval England. Living in abject poverty, Miryem decides to take over her father’s failing moneylending business. She is quite successful at it that soon she attracts the attention of […]

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The Buried Giant

Kazuo Ishiguro’s The Buried Giant explores the question of whether everlasting love exists.

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Kindred

Octavia Butler’s Kindred illustrates the complexities and nuances of slavery and the racial attitudes of the time.

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Stardust

A young man in a quest to find a falling star, but found his true love and himself instead.