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Review: Milkman by Anna Burns

"...but youth and fitness don't count for everything, often not even for anything." Genre: Literary Fiction Pages: 352 Published: May 15, 2018 Rate: 3 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis In this unnamed city, to be interesting is dangerous. Middle sister, our protagonist, is busy attempting to keep her mother from discovering her maybe-boyfriend and to keep everyone… Continue reading Review: Milkman by Anna Burns

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Review: The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

"A body could be labeled but a person couldn't, and the difference between the two depended on that muscle in your chest." Genre: Historical Fiction Pages: 343 Published: June 2, 2020 Rate: 3.5 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community… Continue reading Review: The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

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Review: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

"There are two kinds of people in the world, those who leave home, and those who don't." Genre: Domestic Fiction Pages: 308 Published: January 29, 2015 Rate: 5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Newlyweds, Celestial and Roy, are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South. He is a young executive and she is… Continue reading Review: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

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Review: Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo

"Life is an adventure to be embraced with an open mind and loving heart" Genre: Domestic Fiction Pages: 453 Published: May 2, 2019 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Girl, Woman, Other follows the lives and struggles of twelve very different characters. Mostly women, black and British, they tell the stories of their families, friends and… Continue reading Review: Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo