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Review: A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah

"One thing about being lonesome is that you think too much, especially when there isn't much else you can do." Genre: Fiction, Memoir Pages: 229 Published: February 13th, 2007 Rate: 5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis A first-person account, told by a 25-year-old veteran of the Sierra Leone conflict, this title is a heartbreaking, honest and important… Continue reading Review: A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah

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Review: Men Explain Things To Me And Other Essays by Rebecca Solnit

"Filling in the blanks replaces the truth that we don't entirely know with the false sense that we do." Genre: Nonfiction Pages: 130 Published: May 20, 2014 Rate: 5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Rebecca Solnit's essay 'Men Explain Things to Me' has become a touchstone of the feminist movement, inspired the term 'mansplaining', and established Solnit… Continue reading Review: Men Explain Things To Me And Other Essays by Rebecca Solnit

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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

Blog Tour

Q & A With Author Sarah Dale | Snow Wings Publishing Blog Hop

"... since not everyone is able to see the evils we battle, being transparent about what we do would turn into a massive legal, moral and political disaster. I'vs always agreed with this assessment. " Hey guys! Today I'm back with another post which is a blog hop hosted by Snow Wings Publishing. I'll be… Continue reading Q & A With Author Sarah Dale | Snow Wings Publishing Blog Hop

Books · Reading Challenges

Where You Read, I Will Follow | Gilmorethon TBR

Hello, friends! Another readathon, another tbr this time, one based on one of my favourite TV shows. I recently finished all of the 7 seasons of Gilmore Girls + the revival and to say I'm obsessed is an understatement. When I saw a readathon based on the show, I was excited. What is Gilmorethon, you… Continue reading Where You Read, I Will Follow | Gilmorethon TBR

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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: I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

"We must live a full life, if only in our hearts." Genre: Nonfiction Pages: 240 Published: 17th November, 2014 Rate: 5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. On Tuesday,… Continue reading Review: I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

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Review: Girl, Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen

"There is thought, and then there is thinking about thoughts, and they don't feel the same." Genre: Nonfiction Pages: 169 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis In 1967, after a session with a psychiatrist she'd never seen before, eighteen-year-old Susanna Kaysen was put in a taxi and sent to McLean Hospital. She spent most of the… Continue reading Review: Girl, Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen