“A promising but problematic debut” – Gather the Daughters by Jennie Melamed

Originally posted on Bookmunch:
Jennie Melamed’s debut novel, Gather the Daughters, drags us into a strange society on an isolated island where gender roles are twisted and magnified. It depicts a dystopian future, not unlike that in Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale, in which the women are kept under strict control and play a very limited role in the society they live in. They are used… Continue reading “A promising but problematic debut” – Gather the Daughters by Jennie Melamed