The Confession is a story of three women, their fates and the complexity of finding out who you are. Elise Morceau, a young and bit lost girl in her early 20s meets Constance Holden, a successful writer in her late 30s whose novel is being turned into a major Hollywood film.
Some people find themselves most absorbed in cozy books in autumn time, likely because of cooling weather and longer evenings. October is a perfect time to snuggle up under a blanket with a book and hot chocolate. Finding the right - cozy book for this time of the year helps either with fighting with autumn spleen or just simply embrace it.
Some people say that they are waiting with reading Conversations with Friends until a new book by Sally Rooney will be published. Now I know what they mean by that. But patience is not my first name so after reading Normal People in spring I simply couldn't wait to read more of Sally Rooney books.
Sanna Sarromaa @superfeministen is a Finnish writer and famous feminist living in Norway. She writes weekly columns which are my favourite as she has a talent and skills to comment reality from the perspective of I wouldn't say foreigner although she quite often compares Norwegian society to her native's one but a person who questions this so-called happy reality here in Norway.
I set out to register the heat and sting of female want so that men and other women might easily comprehend before they condemn. Because it's the quotidian minutes of our lives that will go on forever, that will tell us who we were, who our neighbors and our mothers were, when we were too diligent in thinking they were nothing like us. This is the story of three women.
Lisa Taddeo spent 8 years interviewing, listening and talking to the women from her book trying to understand them in order to give in her book an intense look at the lives of Lisa, Maggie and Sloane.