We Need New Names could be like the news - heavy and overwhelming. It avoids that by its choice of narrator and perspective.
If you are interested in expanding your horizons and delving into an underreported aspect of modern history, you could not find a better read.
Nothing is what it seems at the Circus of Dreams.
I used to feel guilty if I started reading a book but found myself not wanting to see it through
I had high expectations of this one, and it managed to exceed them all.