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Review: How Beautiful We Were by Imbolo Mbue

“I’m waiting and waiting for a response and I’ve got nothing to do but more waiting so I’ll wait until I have nothing else to do but wait.” Genre: Literary Fiction Pages: 364 Published: 9th March 2021 Rate: 4 stars Goodreads Synopsis So begins Imbolo Mbue’s powerful second novel, How Beautiful We Were. Set in the… Continue reading Review: How Beautiful We Were by Imbolo Mbue

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Review: The Forty Rules of Love by Elif Shafak

“Believe in your values and your rules, but never Lord them over others.” Genre: Literary Fiction Pages: 354 Published: 1st March 2009 Rate: 4 stars Goodreads Synopsis Ella Rubenstein is forty years old and unhappily married when she takes a job as a reader for a literary agent. Her first assignment is to read and… Continue reading Review: The Forty Rules of Love by Elif Shafak

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Review: The Son of the House by Cheluchi Onyemelukwe-Onuobia

"There was nothing the ears had ever heard to make them fall off, or the eyes had seen that would make them weep blood instead of tears." Genre: Literary Fiction Pages: 304 Published: February 1st, 2019 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis In the Nigerian city of Enugu, young Nwabulu, a housemaid since the age of… Continue reading Review: The Son of the House by Cheluchi Onyemelukwe-Onuobia

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Blog Tour: The Meeting Point by Olivia Lara // Review

"There's enough sadness in the world as it is." Genre: Romance Fiction Pages: 368 Published: 2nd September, 2021 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis What if the Lift driver who finds your cheating boyfriend's phone holds the directions to true love? 'Who are you and why do you have my boyfriend's phone?' 'He left it in… Continue reading Blog Tour: The Meeting Point by Olivia Lara // Review

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Review: The Memory Of Love by Aminatta Forna

"People are wrong when they talk of love at first sight. It is neither love nor lust. No as she walks away from you, what you feel is loss. A premonition of loss." Genre: Fiction Pages: 464 Published: April 5th, 2010 Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis In contemporary Sierra Leone, a devastating civil war has… Continue reading Review: The Memory Of Love by Aminatta Forna

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Blog Tour: The Others by Sarah Blau // Review

"...the mask of politeness has been ripped off so quickly; why do we even bother keeping up appearances if they shatter so easily?" Genre: General Fiction Pages: 240 Published: April 13, 2021 Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis As soon as Sheila hears the news, she knows the police will be calling. Dina Kaminer—one of Israel’s… Continue reading Blog Tour: The Others by Sarah Blau // Review

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Review: Solving Cadence Moore by Gregory Sterner

"His entire world was threatening to collapse...collapse on the lie that he was telling everyone...the lie that could kill his career and probably would." Genre: Thriller Pages: 370 Published: November 7, 2017 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Ten years ago, famous young singer Cadence Moore disappeared without a trace on a remote highway in western… Continue reading Review: Solving Cadence Moore by Gregory Sterner

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Blog Tour: Grown Ups by Marie Grønborg Aubert // Review

"...nothing is over and done with, you have to tell yourself that the best is yet to come." Genre: Fiction Pages: 160 Publisher: Pushkin Press Published: June 3rd, 2021 Rate: 3 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Ida is a forty-year-old architect, single and struggling with a feeling of panic as she realises her chances of motherhood are… Continue reading Blog Tour: Grown Ups by Marie Grønborg Aubert // Review

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Review: Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo

"...because a mother does not do what she wants, she does what is best for her child." Genre: Domestic Fiction Pages: 260 Published: March 2, 2017 Rate: 5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Yejide and Akin have been married since they met and fell in love at university. Though many expected Akin to take several wives, he… Continue reading Review: Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo