2018’s ANTICIPATED BOOKS [PART 1]

2018 has some great books coming up. I am quite good at juggling between old and new titles and I’m beyond excited to get to these. I hope it's not too late to share some of my anticipated releases. This will be a three-part post that will have six books each. So, I am basically sharing my 18 … Continue reading 2018’s ANTICIPATED BOOKS [PART 1]

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REVIEW: LOVE, HATE & OTHER FILTERS BY SAMIRA AHMED [SPOILER FREE]

“But we all have secrets, hopes that stay locked deep inside, trapped by our fears of the world’s judgement.” Rating- 5/5 stars Love, Hate & Other Filters is an ownvoices coming-of-age novel by Samira Ahmed that follows an Indian-American Muslim girl Maya. Maya is torn between being the perfect, devout daughter that her mother (or take my word for it, every Indian mother) … Continue reading REVIEW: LOVE, HATE & OTHER FILTERS BY SAMIRA AHMED [SPOILER FREE]

REVIEW: THE GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO VICE AND VIRTUE BY MACKENZI LEE [SPOILER FREE]

"No secret so carefully guarded isn't worth knowing." Rating: 4.5/5 stars The Gentleman’s Guide To Vice And Virtue follows three characters Henry ‘Monty’ Montague, his younger sister, Felicity and his friend, Percy who are set for The Grand Tour Of Europe along with Mr. Lockwood who is to keep a check on Monty. By the … Continue reading REVIEW: THE GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO VICE AND VIRTUE BY MACKENZI LEE [SPOILER FREE]

REVIEW: HOMEGOING BY YAA GYASI [SPOILER FREE]

Rating: 5/5 “The moon was full, as large as the rock of terror that was sitting in Esi’s gut. What had she ever known of terror?” Homegoing is Yaa Gyasi’s debut novel. It spans over three centuries and seven generations of two half-sisters Effia and Esi. The book covers several historic events such as Anglo-Asante wars, the participation of West Africa … Continue reading REVIEW: HOMEGOING BY YAA GYASI [SPOILER FREE]