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The Something Bookish Reading Challenge 2021 Wrap Up

I took part in the Something Bookish Challenge this year created by Amyn and it was quite exciting and I got to read out of my comfort zone which I a truly am grateful for. Out of the 24 prompts I managed to do 21 which is impressive, if I do say so myself. Today… Continue reading The Something Bookish Reading Challenge 2021 Wrap Up

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8 Of My New Favorite Authors of 2021

Reader, this year I have managed to read amazing books written by brilliant authors. Some old, some new and today I want to share 9 from the new that I absolutely love(d). Alternative title, authors I’ll read anything and everything they write. The Authors Elif Shafak. I read Honour and my mind was blown. I… Continue reading 8 Of My New Favorite Authors of 2021

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Review: Girl With A Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier

"His blindness took away his confidence so that he did not trust the thoughts in his mind." Genre: Historical Fiction Pages: 233 Published: November 30, 2000 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis History and fiction merge seamlessly in Tracy Chevalier's luminous novel about artistic vision and sensual awakening. Through the eyes of sixteen-year-old Griet, the world… Continue reading Review: Girl With A Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier

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Review: The Confessions of Frannie Langton by Sara Collins

"I thought, how true it is that ugly people have hope while pretty people have expectation. I'd never seen the use of beauty myself. Nothing but a lucky arrangement of meat and bone." Genre: Historical Fiction Pages: 384 Published: April 4th, 2019 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis All of London is abuzz with the scandalous… Continue reading Review: The Confessions of Frannie Langton by Sara Collins

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FromMyBookshelf: 16 Women Authors I Would Love To Meet

Hey Reader… I think one of my best discoveries is finding out I enjoy books written by women. My reading depicts and so does my blog. This made me wonder, given the chance, who would I want to meet. So I made a list. There are those authors who I have only read one book… Continue reading FromMyBookshelf: 16 Women Authors I Would Love To Meet

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Review: A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

"Laila came to believe that of all the hardships a person had to face none was more punishing than the simple act of waiting." Genre: Fiction Pages: 372 Published: May 22, 2007 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis A Thousand Splendid Suns is a breathtaking story set against the volatile events of Afghanistan's last thirty years… Continue reading Review: A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini