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Anna Schwartzman

is a contributor to the Brooklyn Rail.

Rachel Cline’s The Question Authority

What makes this book readable, despite the weight of the questions it raises, is Nora’s voice—the consistency of her humor, cleverness, and charm. Though including the perpetrator’s point of view feels at first Lolita-esque, the novel’s overall perspective stays satisfyingly decentralized from his disturbing, first person account.

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The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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