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Review: 3 Reasons Why You Should Pick Up When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon

"Distance was the promise of safety. " Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary Pages: 380 Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Published: 30th May, 2017 Goodreads Synopsis Dimple Shah has it all figured out. With graduation behind her, she’s more than ready for a break from her family, from Mamma’s inexplicable obsession with her finding the “Ideal Indian Husband.” Ugh.… Continue reading Review: 3 Reasons Why You Should Pick Up When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon

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Blog Tour: The Judas Tree by Susan Bacoyanis | Review

"If an injury has to be done to a man, it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared." Genre: Psychological Thriller Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Publisher: Endeavour Media Goodreads Synopsis Mary Webster’s reaction to her lover’s betrayal is off the chart… Mary seems like an ordinary 46-year-old divorcee, beginning a new life… Continue reading Blog Tour: The Judas Tree by Susan Bacoyanis | Review

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Winter Dream by Chantal Gadoury

“…stories are often told by men with little else to do, and spread by women who love the sound of their own voices.” Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Pages: 292 Rate: 3 ⭐⭐⭐ Published: 27th November,2018 Publisher: Parliament House Publishing Goodreads Synopsis This Christmas Eve… no creature was stirring… Except, maybe, a mouse. At long last,… Continue reading Winter Dream by Chantal Gadoury

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Review: A Season For Mending by Margaret Muthee

"There was something about how the raindrops kissed the earth, violently, like a jilted lover, forcefully seeking reunion.” Genre: African Literature, Fiction Pages: 135 Rate: 3⭐⭐⭐ Publisher: Bahati Books Published: 15th September, 2018. Synopsis A Season For Mending is a short story collection that explores the endurance of the human spirit and the light and… Continue reading Review: A Season For Mending by Margaret Muthee

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Review: Wine and Water by Hannah Onoguwe

“There’s the person inside that wants to be loved and understood like everyone else. That’s the woman that I’m drawn to…and that’s the woman I’m going to get to know.” Genre: Fiction, African Literature Published: 30th July,2017. Publisher: Bahati Books Pages: 259 Rate: 4.5 stars Goodreads Synopsis Had the traditionally cute little cherub Cupid existed… Continue reading Review: Wine and Water by Hannah Onoguwe

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Review: What It Means When A Man Falls From The Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah

“He does not yet wonder where she gets this, this streak of fire. He only knows that it keeps the wolves of the world at bay and he must never let it die out.” Genre: Fiction, African Literature Pages: 240 Rate: 3 stars Goodreads Synopsis 'When Enebeli Okwara sent his girl out in the world, he did not… Continue reading Review: What It Means When A Man Falls From The Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah

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Review: The Last Straw by Ed Duncan

"No matter how far you travel, you can never change where you came from.” Genre: Thriller, Crime Fiction Pages: 221 Published: November 25th , 2017 Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis When a teenage girl witnesses a carjacking gone bad, she is marked for death by a crime boss with no apparent motive. A black lawyer… Continue reading Review: The Last Straw by Ed Duncan

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Review: Shanghai Girls by Lisa See

"Your sister is the one person who should stick by you and love you no matter what, but she’s also the one person who knows exactly where to drive the knife to hurt you the most." - Lisa See Genre: Historical Fiction Published: 2009 Rate: 4⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Pearl and May are sisters, living carefree… Continue reading Review: Shanghai Girls by Lisa See

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Review: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives by Lola Shoneyin

"Nothing in this world is free, let alone a woman." Genre: Fiction Published: 29th June, 2010. Pages: 245 Rate: 4.5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis To the dismay of her ambitious mother, Bolanle marries into a polygamous family, where she is the fourth wife of a rich, rotund patriarch, Baba Segi. She is a graduate and therefore… Continue reading Review: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives by Lola Shoneyin