Vox by Christina Dalcher. Published by Berkley

I will be honest, I waited a while before I read this book. All the scary science fiction/dystopian tales I love now seem incredibly close to becoming reality. I screwed up my courage and sat down to read about an utterly terrifying and all too plausible America where women are only allowed to speak 100 words per day. Women are not allowed to work outside the home, not taught to read or write. If you’re thinking scary, you’re right and if you’re worried about the real current political regime we are living under in this country….you should be. The solution lies in women themselves, one in particular in this book, Dr. Jean McClellan, who refuses to accept this new reality and vows to take back her voice and that of every other woman in the country. Don’t be afraid to read this book, be afraid not to

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