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Teaser Tuesday: “Stay With Me” ARC by Ayobami Adebayo

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Purple Booker. If you’re reading this, you should do it too. I know I’ve been so busy, it had been ten days since I had posted before yesterday! It’s a little sad, but I’ve just had to do so much for school every single day. So anyway,…… Continue reading Teaser Tuesday: “Stay With Me” ARC by Ayobami Adebayo

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Book Review: “The Refugees” by Viet Thanh Nguyen

Many thanks to NetGalley and Grove Atlantic for providing me with a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review! The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen Edition: eGalley (224 pages) Published on: February 7, 2017 (Grove Atlantic) Genre: Short Stories, Historical Fiction Rating: 4.5/5 stars Goodreads summary:  Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer was one…… Continue reading Book Review: “The Refugees” by Viet Thanh Nguyen

TBR · WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday + A Little Life Update

Hi everyone! I’m coming at you with a different Wednesday meme this week called WWW Wednesday. This one is hosted by Sam @ Taking On A World Of Words. I’m doing this one instead of Top 5 Wednesday because I have just been so busy this week getting into school. For this tag, you simply answer these three “W” questions: What are…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday + A Little Life Update

Book Reviews

Book Review: Dreadnought (Nemesis #1)

Many thanks to NetGalley and Diversion Books for providing me with a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review! Dreadnought by April Daniels Edition: Ebook (276 pages) Published on: January 24, 2017 (Diversion Books) Genre: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Fantasy Rating: 3/5 Stars Goodreads Summary: Danny Tozer has a problem: she just inherited the powers of the world’s…… Continue reading Book Review: Dreadnought (Nemesis #1)

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Book Review: “The Mortifications”, 5/5 Stars

The Mortifications by Derek Palacio Edition: Hardcover (308 pages) Published on: October 4, 2016 (Tim Duggan Books) Genre: Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction Rating: 5/5 Stars Goodreads Summary: In 1980, a rural Cuban family is torn apart during the Mariel Boatlift. Uxbal Encarnación—father, husband, political insurgent—refuses to leave behind the revolutionary ideals and lush tomato farms of his sun-soaked homeland. His wife…… Continue reading Book Review: “The Mortifications”, 5/5 Stars