The Scene of the Crime: New Fiction from Emily St. John Mandel and Elizabeth Wetmore | WYPR

The Scene of the Crime: New Fiction from Emily St. John Mandel and Elizabeth Wetmore

Apr 28, 2020

Credit Knopf (l); Harper Collins (r)

Reading is often considered a form of escapism, a break from the real world around us, which, sounds pretty good right now. On this edition of The Weekly Reader, we present two new novels that will take you away from your own day to day reality, and maybe, remind you that things can always be a little worse. Marion Winik reviews Emily St. John Mandel's The Glass Hotel and Elizabeth Wetmore's Valentine

The Glass Hotel, Emily St. John Mandel, Knopf

Valentine, Elizabeth Wetmore, Harper