Book Reviews

Mom Egg Review publishes reviews of recent books (including chapbooks) of poetry, fiction and creative prose, by mother writers, and of books focused on motherhood or women’s experiences and issues.  If you are interested in having your book reviewed, please visit Book Review Request for more info. 

If you are interested in reviewing books for us, please check out our page of Books for Review and Guidelines, and then email us at [email protected]

New fiction, both novels and short stories, memoir, and poetry. Eileen Vorbach Collins, Love in the Archives, Apprentice House 11/23, nonfiction (suicide). Eileen Vorbach Collins’s Love in the Archives, a Patchwork of True Stories About Suicide Loss, is a collection…

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Seeing Our Children in Art: on “The Stone Boat” in Kelly McMasters’s The Leaving Season A Literary Reflection by Anna Rollins Recently, I archived photos of my children’s faces from my public social media accounts. I’d always given thought to…

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Splinters by Leslie Jamison You Could Make This Place Beautiful by Maggie Smith This American Ex-Wife by Lyz Lenz Review by Denise Napoli Long It’s called Divorce Memoir, but there ought to be a subcategory, Divorce Mom Memoir,…

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