If We Were Villains by M.L. Rio // A Modern Shakespearean Tragedy

“Do you blame Shakespeare for any of it?” 
The question is so unlikely, so nonsensical coming from such a sensible man, that I can’t suppress a smile. “I blame him for all of it,” I say.

I first came across If We Were Villains when I stumbled upon Chaima’s 5-star review for it on Goodreads. We all know how beautiful Chaima’s reviews are, so naturally I was immediately convinced to read this. I admit that neither dark academia nor adult books are my type, but this book worked for me nonetheless.

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