“As with first trips to a new land, memoirs have a powerful way of introducing you to new ways of life. I spent the flight there blowing through the forthcoming memoir from author Leah Dieterich, The Vanishing Twins (to be released with Soft Skull Press this September),” she continues. “It’s a mesmerizing story that merges fluidity and structure, your mind floats through waiting for more. It is reminiscent of Maggie Nelson, Leslie Jamison, and Sarah Manguso.”
“It’s a book that you will keep following along to see Leah’s next move, and it’ll stop you from clicking on the latest Judd Apatow film,” Eliza adds. “Though, actually, don’t be surprised if you have time to finish both.”
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