Hello, my name is Hanna, this is The Piebrary.
I started this book-to-pie translation blog in 2014 as a way to prove to the publishing industry, my demons, & myself that it is possible to be a literature-loving Dyslexic. I worked in the industry (principally as a foreign literary scout) for 5+ years and am currently at work on an adult fantasy novel of my own.
In this reincarnation, The Piebrary has become a monthly collage of things I’m reading and eating, a culinary supplement to my freelance and artistic research practices that keeps me grounded in strange times.
Thanks for stopping by, I hope you find something here that resonates with you!
I am, apparently, not the only person to wonder (usually under the fluorescent, changing-room lights) what it would be like to magically become the most conventionally-hot, sample-sized version of yourself. In her new novel The Regulars, Georgia Clark uses this premise to keenly examine beauty standards while leading readers through a taut, dynamic, and entertaining parade…