14,765 book reviews and counting...

Books in the Media Update

This website is no longer being updated; theBookseller.com is the home of all books related-content and will continue to be updated with regular articles about books featured in the media. Thank you for using this website, and we hope you join us on theBookseller.com.

Home Body Reviews

Home Body by Rupi Kaur

Home Body

Rupi Kaur

Score pending

1 review

Category: Poetry, Non-fiction
Imprint: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Publication date: 17 Nov 2020
ISBN: 9781471196720

From the Number One SundayTimes bestselling author of milk and honey and the sun and her flowers comes her greatly anticipated third collection of poetry.

1 stars out of 5

"Instagram star Rupi Kaur has been savaged by critics in the past – but even fans will be disappointed by her new offering"

Kaur was mocked for metaphors such as “i was music/ but you had your ears cut off”, but they were hers. I miss them. People who have been bullied sometimes respond by trying to avoid drawing attention to themselves. It’s the antithesis of Kaur’s self-empowered ethos, but it’s what these poems are doing; so many are one-line statements in featureless, businesslike language, all distinguishing marks filed off.

Reviews