Emilia Clarke
Book Recommendations

  • Saltwater

    Saltwater

    Saltwater

    Jessica Andrews
    Fiction
    3.84 (3,015)

    Lucy is lost. growing up in the north east she wanted more. when others were thinking about the nissan factory or call centres she was thinking about pete doherty, poetry and the possibilities london seemed to offer. university was the way out, her ticket to the promised land – where she’d become a shinier version of herself, where her nights would be gigs and parties and long exciting conversations about judith butler.but once she gets there lucy can’t help feeling that the big city isn’t for her, and once again

    Emilia Clarke

    the best two books I've read in years

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  • The Overstory

    The Overstory

    The Overstory

    Richard Powers
    Fiction
    4.11 (113,463)

    The overstory is a sweeping, impassioned work of activism and resistance that is also a stunning evocation of - and paean to - the natural world. from the roots to the crown and back to the seeds, richard powers’s twelfth novel unfolds in concentric rings of interlocking fables that range from antebellum new york to the late twentieth-century timber wars of the pacific northwest and beyond. there is a world alongside ours—vast, slow, interconnected, resourceful, magnificently inventive, and almost invisible to us. this is the story of a handful of

    Emilia Clarke

    The Overstory should be mandatory reading the world over

     — Source