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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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Review: Behind Closed doors by B.A Paris

"Even though the days pass slowly for me, I'm always amazed at how quickly Sundays come round." Genre: Thriller Pages: 293 Published: August 9, 2016 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Everyone knows a couple like Jack and Grace. He has looks and wealth, she has charm and elegance. You might not want to like them,… Continue reading Review: Behind Closed doors by B.A Paris

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Review: White Teeth by Zadie Smith

"The way Archie saw it, country people should die in the country and city people should die in the city." Genre: Domestic Fiction Pages: 542 Published: April 1st, 2000 Rate: 2 ⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis At the center of this invigorating novel are two unlikely friends, Archie Jones and Samad Iqbal. Hapless veterans of World War… Continue reading Review: White Teeth by Zadie Smith

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Review: The Stationery Shop of Tehran by Marjan Kamali

"And the young, who love so passionately, have no idea how ugly this world is." Genre: Historical Fiction Pages: 308 Published: June 18, 2019 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Roya, a dreamy, idealistic teenager living amid the political upheaval of 1953 Tehran, finds a literary oasis in kindly Mr. Fakhri’s neighborhood stationery shop, stocked with… Continue reading Review: The Stationery Shop of Tehran by Marjan Kamali

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Review: The Brief Wondrous Life Of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz

"It's never the changes we want that change everything." Genre: Fiction Pages: 335 Published: September 6th, 2007 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Things have never been easy for Oscar, a sweet but disastrously overweight, lovesick Dominican ghetto nerd. From his home in New Jersey, where he lives with his old-world mother and rebellious sister, Oscar… Continue reading Review: The Brief Wondrous Life Of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz

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Review: Crime And Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky

"We always imagine eternity as something beyond our conception, something vast, Vast! But why must it be vast?" Genre: Classic Fiction Pages: 485 Published: 1866 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Raskolnikov, a destitute and desperate former student, wanders through the slums of St Petersburg and commits a random murder without remorse or regret. He imagines… Continue reading Review: Crime And Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky