Jael Richardson's book pick: The Farm by Joanne Ramos

Our books columnist, Jael Richardson, fills us in on a new book to check out: The Farm by Joanne Ramos.
Jael Richardson's book pick is The Farm by Joanne Ramos. (John Dolan, Penguin Random House Canada)

Jael Richardson is q's books columnist. She drops by every other week to fill us in on a new book to check out. Today, she talks about The Farm, the debut novel from author Joanne Ramos. The story is set in a fictional spa-like facility where women agree to bear children on behalf of a wealthy client base. While that synopsis might immediately remind you of The Handmaid's Tale, Richardson explains why The Farm is a very different type of dystopian story.

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