I was blown away by this book by Rebecca Makkai. I had heard really good things about it, but hadn’t taken the time to read it until my book club elected to discuss it, at which point I had to get it from the library. Then I couldn’t put it down.
The novel follows two timelines: Yale in 1980s Chicago and Fiona in 2015. I’m going to focus on Yale because more happens with his story and I think it really takes up most of the book.MORE +