Zadie Smith: Feel Free (2019, Penguin Books) 3 stars

A collection of both previously unpublished works and classic essays includes discussions of recent cultural …

Review of 'Feel Free' on 'Storygraph'

3 stars

I really wanted to like this, as I think she’s a fantastic writer. However, I just found it too highbrow for the sake of being it. I loved the first piece in the book, but perhaps that was because it was about her home borough in London and that is where I find her writing to be the strongest.