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Blog Tour: The Cousins by Karen M. McManus // Review

"Everybody has secrets," she says, taking a sip of her drink. "That's nondebatable. The only question is whether you're keeping your own, or someone else's." Genre: Young Adult Fiction Pages: 336 Published: 1st December, 2020 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Milly, Aubrey, and Jonah Story are cousins, but they barely know each another, and they've… Continue reading Blog Tour: The Cousins by Karen M. McManus // Review

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Review: The Havoc of Choice by Wanjiru Koinange

"You mustn't appear nervous; fear and doubt are read the exact same way." Genre: Fiction Published: 2019 Publisher: Book Bunk Pages: 364 Rate: 4.5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis 2007, Kenya Long held captive by her father’s shadow of corruption, Kavata has spent her life suffocated by political machinations. When her husband decides to run in the… Continue reading Review: The Havoc of Choice by Wanjiru Koinange

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Review: There There by Tommy Orange

"The thing we most don't want has a way of landing right on top of us." Genre: Fiction Published: 5th June, 2018 Pages: 290 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Tommy Orange's wondrous and shattering novel follows twelve characters from Native communities: all traveling to the Big Oakland Powwow, all connected to one another in ways… Continue reading Review: There There by Tommy Orange

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Review: Drug Paradise by Kariuki Kimuyu

"She was in the business of relationships and she understood that business relationships were not built in emails but in person, with love and affection." Genre: Fiction Pages: 224 Published: April 2019 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis In Mombasa, Oyunga a young chef involved in a deadly drug cartel is set to marry Lily, his… Continue reading Review: Drug Paradise by Kariuki Kimuyu

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Review: Born A Crime by Trevor Noah

"If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart." Genre: Nonfiction, Memoir Published: 15th November, 2016 Pages: 285 Rate: 5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis The memoir of one man’s coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid… Continue reading Review: Born A Crime by Trevor Noah

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Review: The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon.

"Some people exist in your life to make it better. Some people exist to make it worse." Genre: Young Adult Fiction Published: 1st November 2016 Pages: 344 Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Natasha: I’m a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. I’m definitely… Continue reading Review: The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon.

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Blog Tour: Second Cousin Once Removed by Kenneth L. Toppell // Review

"This wasn't some bizarre coincidence. I don't believe in coincidences. Coincidences are just situations that we can't figure out." Genre: Thriller Pages: 232 Published: 8th October, 2020 Rate: 3 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Henry Attkinson's life as an attorney is slow, predictable, and lonely, given his divorce and his ex-wife's custody of the kids. He recently… Continue reading Blog Tour: Second Cousin Once Removed by Kenneth L. Toppell // Review

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Review: A Wrinkle In Time by Madeleine L’engle

"You don't have to understand things for them to be." Genre: Science Fiction, Middle Grade Published: 1962 Pages: 232 Rate: 3 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Out of this wild night, a strange visitor comes to the Murry house and beckons Meg, her brother Charles Wallace, and their friend Calvin O'Keefe on a most dangerous and extraordinary… Continue reading Review: A Wrinkle In Time by Madeleine L’engle

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Review: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

"People said Ove saw the world in black and white. But she was color. All the color he had." Genre: Fiction Published: 27th August, 2012 Pages: 337 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis A grumpy yet loveable man finds his solitary world turned on its head when a boisterous young family moves in next door. Meet… Continue reading Review: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

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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