Book review: “The Future Earth” by Eric Holthaus

Few authors of non-fiction books on climate change manage to bring the known scientific facts and an understanding of social change together like Eric Holthaus did with “The Future Earth”. Even fewer succeed in nurturing hope and optimism in the reader that there is a way to develop and implement a common vision for humanity… Continue reading Book review: “The Future Earth” by Eric Holthaus

Book review: “Wilder Girls” by Rory Power

Wilder Girls by Rory Power was the first young adult book for me since my own young adult reader years back in the early 2000’s. Wary at first, it was a pleasant surprise that the language and plot wasn’t as YA as I expected at all. Wilder Girls is also a fine example of a… Continue reading Book review: “Wilder Girls” by Rory Power

Book review: “Tentacle” by Rita Indiana

Wow. This book. I had no idea what I signed up for when I saw it filed under “climate fiction”, a label that doesn’t do it justice. I feel like I'm neither ready nor worthy to write about this book, but it basically needs to be on everyone’s reading list now. Of the sixteen shells… Continue reading Book review: “Tentacle” by Rita Indiana

Book review: “Weather” von Jenny Offill

Lizzie ist eine Bibliothekarin ohne traditionellen Studienabschluss, die sich dazu berufen fühlt und durch ihren Job in die Lage versetzt wird, anderen Menschen psychologischen Beistand zu geben. Als ihre frühere Mentorin und heutige berühmte Gastgeberin eines Klima-Podcasts, Sylvia, sie zum Beantworten der Zuhörer*innenpost einstellt, gerät ihre sorgsam stabilisierte Welt ins Wanken. Während sich Linke in… Continue reading Book review: “Weather” von Jenny Offill