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Reviews: All Books


Sep 2019

Review of: Published in: The Guardian

The book’s combination of honesty, scholarly rigour and poetry made it a benchmark in literary memoir and understanding of mental health.

Jan 2019

Review of: Published in: Focus

Eine Warnung gleich vorweg: Dieses ist kein Reisebuch, das einen zum Träumen in exotische Welten entführt.

Jan 2019

Review of: Published in: A Escotilha

Tal como em suas obras anteriores, Solomon mescla relatos pessoais com uma exaustiva abordagem jornalística, envolvendo uma pesquisa sólida e revelando, de forma assertiva, suas descobertas.

Dec 2018

Review of: Published in: Beijing News

Walking into these families' lives is a process of abandoning old anxieties, prejudices, and criticisms.

Dec 2018

Review of: Published in: O Globo

Por que uma pessoa tira a própria vida? Em 'Um crime da solidão', Andrew Solomon enfrenta a questão sem meias-palavras, analisando o tema em geral, celebridades e até o caso de um amigo próximo.

Jun 2018

Review of: Published in: Beijing News

When we habitually look forward to a happy family, we always tend to think that having children is a “continuation of life”, and the stories of these families are completely on the other side of the world.

Mar 2018

Review of: Published in: Adevarul

Teroarea nu vine din lucrurile pe care autorul ti le istoriseste despre lume, ci din adevarurile ingrozitoare pe care, cu aceasta ocazie, s-ar putea sa le afli despre propria ta tristete de amiaza.

Mar 2018

Review of: Published in: Estadão

Viajar reduz uma pessoa a sua essência descontextualizada. Você nunca se vê com tanta clareza como quando está imerso num lugar completamente estranho.

Dec 2017

Review of: Published in: The Atlantic

By taking on such an ambitious project, compiled over a decade or more, Solomon is able to show the commonalities among these extraordinary lives—and just how common extraordinary lives are.

Oct 2017

Review of: Published in: Mid-Atlantic Sports Network

This is far more than notes of a traveler. This was a search for what makes the world what it is.