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

Review

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

Review

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

Review

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.

Blog Tour · Review

Blog Tour: The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes // Review

"What kind of person had self-assurance that absolute? It was there in every aspect of his posture and word choice, in every interaction. Power was as much a fact of life for this guy as gravity."  Genre: Young Adult Mystery Pages: 384 Publisher: Penguin Published: 1st September, 2020 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis A Cinderella… Continue reading Blog Tour: The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes // Review

Blog Tour · Review

Blog Tour: The Beast And The Bethany by Jack Meggit-Phillips // Review

"A good nights sleep can do wonders for the brain. It can help sharpen your thinking and, if you are lucky, it can bring you answers to the most troublesome questions." Genre: Middle grade FictionPages: 256Publisher Egmont booksPublished: 1st October, 2020Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐BlurbThe debut middle grade novel, which has been described as “Lemony Snicket meets… Continue reading Blog Tour: The Beast And The Bethany by Jack Meggit-Phillips // Review

From My Bookshelf

FromMyBookshelf: TBR Check In + My 5 Star Predictions

Good morning, Reader and happy Tuesday. It's been a while since I shared a TBR post with you guys so this is an updated one. I have to say, I have been pretty disciplined with reading books from my bookshelf and at the moment I have 12 books left which I'll be reading over the… Continue reading FromMyBookshelf: TBR Check In + My 5 Star Predictions

Coffee With Fay

Coffee With Fay: Michelle of Empressofbookingham

Hey there, Reader. Today on the blog I have the pleasure of having Michelle. A free spirit, a writer, a poet and all round great friend. I had so much fun with this interview and I hope you do too, as you read it. 1. Tell me a little bit about yourself.  Hiya... Omeno Michelle… Continue reading Coffee With Fay: Michelle of Empressofbookingham