This is a really great article, especially for anyone who doesn’t quite have enough time to commit to reading whopping great tomes!

I’ve noticed that there aren’t many on Medium writing book reviews. Perhaps it’s just because I’ve come from the bookstagram community and they are producing so many in comparison, but it feels like reviews and recommendations outside of business or self-help books are sorely lacking here. Have you also found this?

China specialist, feminist, political scientist in progress. Reviews, socialism & everyday academia. Low-brow, no jargon/acronyms. Editor of The Open Bookshelf.

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