‘My name is Freedom Oliver and I killed my daughter’ … What follows is perhaps the most satisfying reading experience I've had so far this year.
Why I love it
Old habits die hard, and (caution: here comes TMI), I have a longstanding practice of eating while reading particular literary genres. For instance, I prefer crunching on salty anything for mysteries; sweets for commercial fiction and biographies. However, a few seconds into Freedom’s Child and I dropped my bag of kettle chips and never went back to them again.
The opening lines of Jax Miller's kn...
"Just could not put this down!"
"Freedom's Child has to be one of the trashiest books I've read in a while. The plot is compelling but ludicrous."
"I wanted to like this book so badly! but the characters were just so overwrought. The author shows a lot of promise though, and I would check out future books! Still an impressive debut. "