“I was okay just a moment ago. I will learn how to be okay again.” My Thoughts on We Are Okay by Nina LaCour | A spoiler-free book review

“I was okay just a moment ago. I will learn how to be okay again.” My Thoughts on We Are Okay by Nina LaCour | A spoiler-free book review

We Are Okay by Nina LaCour My rating: 3 of 5 stars In One Line: A quick, warm read about loss, grief and moving on - about a young girl & her only family.  I was gifted this book by my friend and I'm so happy to have read it! Yes, I gave it 3 [...]

“You want to know what weakness is? Weakness is treating someone as though they belong to you. Strength is knowing that everyone belongs to themselves.” | My Thoughts on Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi | Spoiler-free book review

“You want to know what weakness is? Weakness is treating someone as though they belong to you. Strength is knowing that everyone belongs to themselves.” | My Thoughts on Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi | Spoiler-free book review

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi My rating: 5 of 5 stars In One Line: Beautiful, heartbreaking story of two sisters told over generations, written brilliantly, will leave you surrounded by some intelligent thoughts, and provide you strength to understand and empathise the characters not only in the book but those around you.  Before I begin sharing my [...]

Why I think Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon is unfair and disappointing | A spoiler-free book review

Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon My rating: 2 of 5 stars In One Line: Misguided representation of a highly sensitive health disorder, unfair and disappointing plot line ; good writing style and a quick read with fun illustrations. Before I begin and tell you the reason why this book disappointed me.. let's look at how this [...]

Biblio-thoughts on Miss Laila Armed and Dangerous by Manu Joseph | Are you easily offended? – Vlog

Biblio-thoughts on Miss Laila Armed and Dangerous by Manu Joseph | Are you easily offended? – Vlog

Miss Laila, Armed and Dangerous by Manu Joseph My rating: 5 of 5 stars "There are faces that only an Indian can make. Like that baffled face when he is shocked by the most logical outcome of his actions. He crosses the road like a cow, and he is startled by a truck. A vehicle [...]

What would you do if you can’t remember committing a crime? | My Thoughts on The Break Down by B.A Paris | Spoiler-free Book Review

What would you do if you can’t remember committing a crime? | My Thoughts on The Break Down by B.A Paris | Spoiler-free Book Review

The Breakdown by B.A. Paris My rating: 5 of 5 stars What would you do if you're stuck in a bad, stormy weather, in a spooky dangerous area. You barely get any signal or reception in your phone there, and you're alone. Until you see a car, that seems to have a break down. You [...]