February Bonus Book Review

"The Third Rainbow Girl" is really two books...and only one really works. But it REALLY works.

It’s the subscribers-only book review for February, selected by y’all — Emma Copley Eisenberg’s The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia. The short form: very strong first two-thirds, then it kind of falls apart, but the author’s got the goods.

The crime

On a summer evening in 1980, two women hitchhiking to a festival called…

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