Books reviewed by Elena Spagnolie at BookBrowse.

Elena Spagnolie
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Elena Spagnolie received her Master’s degree in creative writing and Magical Realist studies from New York University, focusing specifically on the relationship between culture and authorial voice, and the Jungian interpretation of archetypal symbols found in Magical Realist works. Outside of academia, she has worked at Prentice Hall Publishing, contributed numerous articles to Travelhost Magazine and currently writes short stories and poetry.

Books reviewed by Elena Spagnolie

Fortune Smiles (10/07/15)
Academy Street (04/15/15)
The Room (03/18/15)
The Rosie Effect (01/21/15)
The Painter (05/21/14)
Ketchup Clouds (01/08/14)
Enon (10/16/13)
Levels of Life (10/02/13)
The Unwinding (07/10/13)
Siege 13 (04/03/13)
A Possible Life (02/06/13)
All of Me (11/14/12)
It's Fine By Me (10/31/12)
Pulse (08/04/11)
The Inevitable (03/09/11)
Heliopolis (11/17/10)
Mr. Peanut (07/08/10)
Dog Boy (05/05/10)

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    Women & Power
    by Mary Beard
    The treatise Women & Power: A Manifesto discusses a scene in Homer's Odyssey in which Odysseus&...
  • Book Jacket: Speak No Evil
    Speak No Evil
    by Uzodinma Iweala
    Young Nigerian American writer Uzodinma Iweala is fast becoming known as a powerful chronicler of ...
  • Book Jacket: Winter
    by Ali Smith
    "God was dead; to begin with." This first sentence of Winter perfectly sets up the dreamy journey ...
  • Book Jacket: A Land of Permanent Goodbyes
    A Land of Permanent Goodbyes
    by Atia Abawi

    When you're a refugee, everyone has lost, at least for the time being... And the journey ...

First Impressions

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    Sometimes I Lie
    by Alice Feeney

    This brilliant psychological thriller asks: Is something a lie if you believe it's the truth?
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