Introducing HAIKU REVU:

A snapshot of what we’re reading right now, revealed in just 17 syllables each.


Grit and biscuits will

Stick to Bone, Boatwright her name

Wronged but never wrecked.


(Bastard Out of Carolina, Dorothy Allison)



lady botanist

discovers worlds in mosses.



(The Signature of All Things, Elizabeth Gilbert)



some fever wrecked the

world, then we ran out of gas

shakespeare never dies


(Station Eleven, Emily St. John Mandel)



Sandwiches: who knew

they could be packed with so much

and look so damn good


(Superfood Sandwiches: Crafting Nutritious Sandwiches with Superfoods for Every Meal and Occasion, Katie Chudy)