This novel hit me in all the right wrong places; the places you don't necessarily want to think about. Omar El Akkad weaves a masterful tale of what a second civil war in the USA would look like; but more than that, he writes about how it would feel. It's poignant, elegant, and horrifying. It carries you along, without judgment, until you've pieced it all together and decided which path to take. I recommend this book for anyone struggling to... (read more)Recommended by Myka D.