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Review: The God Of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

"And the air was full of Thoughts and Things to say. But at times like these, only the Small Things are ever said Big Things lurk unsaid inside." Genre: Fiction Pages: 340 Published: April 22, 1997 Rate: 4.5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Compared favorably to the works of Faulkner and Dickens, Arundhati Roy’s debut novel is… Continue reading Review: The God Of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

Reading Challenges

Gilmorethon Wrap Up |Fantasy, Classics, Fiction and More!

Hey friends! ☺ So end of September I shared my my Gilmorethon TBR, which you can find here, where I shared 8 books I hoped to read in the two weeks the readathon was running and today's post is a wrap up of the challenges. I managed to read 6 out of the 8 books… Continue reading Gilmorethon Wrap Up |Fantasy, Classics, Fiction and More!

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Review: Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

"Problems always start long before you really, really see them." Genre: Fiction, Thriller Pages: 254 Published: September 26, 2006 Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Fresh from a brief stay at a psych hospital, reporter Camille Preaker faces a troubling assignment: she must return to her tiny hometown to cover the murders of two preteen girls.… Continue reading Review: Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

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Review: The Safety Of Objects by A. M Homes

"I didn't know sometimes you can't tell the difference between a real crazy and a regular person and that's what makes them crazy in the first place." Genre: Fiction, Short Stories Pages: 172 Rate: 2 ⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis The breakthrough story collection that established A. M. Homes as one of the most daring writers of… Continue reading Review: The Safety Of Objects by A. M Homes

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Blog Tour: After The Green Withered by Kristin Ward (Review + Author Interviews)

"All I know that is real, true, is that the world wasn't always like this. It used to be green." Genre: Dystopian Fiction Pages: 300 Published: 13th May, 2018. Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis They tell me the country looked different back then. They talk of open borders and flowing rivers. hey say the world… Continue reading Blog Tour: After The Green Withered by Kristin Ward (Review + Author Interviews)

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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: 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