January 2020 Indie Next List #1 Great Read

Such a Fun Age: A Novel by Kiley ReidSuch a Fun Age: A Novel by Kiley ReidOn the cover of this month's Indie Next list is
Such a Fun Age: A Novel, by Kiley Reid

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“When I attempted to write a review for Such a Fun Age, I was at a loss for words. How could I encapsulate how Kiley Reid’s startling debut perfectly captured what it means to be a woman? The societal pressure, the self-doubt, the perseverance, the constant comparison — all of it was perfectly represented through Reid’s two wonderfully flawed and captivating leads. Follow Emira and Alix, two women on seemingly incongruous paths who find themselves searching for purpose and an authentic sense of self. Such a Fun Age tackles complex issues — race, gender, economic status, and the intersection of them all — yet remains accessible. You will not want to put this book down; when you do, you’ll be itching to pick it back up again.”

Gennifer Eccles, Flyleaf Books, Chapel Hill, NC


 

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