Coffee With Fay

Coffee With Fay: Edna Keng’ara

Good morning, Reader! Have you ever heard of the term book twin? Yes? No? Well, basically that's someone who has the same reading tastes as you, likes the same books and basically, bookishly, you are similar. That's who Edna is to me. My book twin. She's one person who I blindly shop her bookshelf. If… Continue reading Coffee With Fay: Edna Keng’ara

Review

Review: The Deep Blue Between by Ayesha Harruna Attah

"Strong wasn't a word anyone had ever used to describe her. Loyal. maybe. Reserved, definitely." Genre: Historical Fiction, Young Adult Pages: 256 Publisher: Pushkin Press Published: 15th October, 2020 Rate: 4 stars Goodreads Synopsis Twin sisters Hassana and Husseina's home is in ruins after a brutal raid. But this is not the end but the… Continue reading Review: The Deep Blue Between by Ayesha Harruna Attah

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Review: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

"Reading a novel was like returning to a once - beloved holiday destination." Genre - Fiction Published- 24th December, 2014 Pages - 486 Rate- 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis A murder...A tragic accident...Or just parents behaving badly? What’s indisputable is that someone is dead. Madeline is a force to be reckoned with. She’s funny, biting, and… Continue reading Review: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

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Review: She Would Be King by Wayétu Moore

"...her curiosity, her otherness, her obscurity matched those of even the most different of the agile creatures of the wood." Genre: Historical Fiction Pages: 360 Published: 2 April, 2020 Publisher: Pushkin Press Rate: 4 stars Goodreads SynopsisA novel of exhilarating range, magical realism, and history—a dazzling retelling of Liberia’s formation. Wayétu Moore’s powerful debut novel,… Continue reading Review: She Would Be King by Wayétu Moore

Books

If You Like This, Then You’d Like This: A Long Way Gone and I Am Malala

Hey Reader! I am back with a recommendation post of two books that I absolutely loved, that I feel like are quite similar and if you liked one you’d definitely like the other. A Long Way Gone by Ishamel Beah tells a story of a young boy, barely a teenager, become a victim of Sierra… Continue reading If You Like This, Then You’d Like This: A Long Way Gone and I Am Malala

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Review: When Life Gives You Mangoes by Kereen Getten.

"You shouldn't let people make you so angry...if they make you angry, then they've won." Genre: Middle Grade Fiction Pages: 224 Publisher: Pushkin Press Published: 1st October, 2020 Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis For fans of deeply poignant middle grade about friendship and loss like The Thing About Jellyfish, comes the story about a young… Continue reading Review: When Life Gives You Mangoes by Kereen Getten.