Staff Pick: The Secret Lives of Church Ladies by Deesha Philyaw

This collection of nine short stories focuses on several generations of Black women caught between their religion’s double standards and their own longings, loves, and identities. Philyaw’s prose is sharp and lyrical, her dialogue is spare and honest, and her characters are gratifyingly complex.

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