Book Review: Home Going by Yaa Gyasi

This book has been on my TBR for a while and I am glad I finally got around to reading it last week. This is my first book by the author and I was excited getting into it because of the great reviews that I had read. 'Home Going' is a vivid and heart wrenching … Continue reading Book Review: Home Going by Yaa Gyasi

Book Review: The Flat Share by Beth O’Leary

This is my first book by the author so I had no expectations except from the few reviews I read about the book. Tiffy is in urgent need of an affordable accommodation and the only one that seems right is the flat which is advertised by Leon on Facebook. Leon is a nurse who works … Continue reading Book Review: The Flat Share by Beth O’Leary

Book Review: Love In Colour: Mythical Tales From Around The World, Retold by Bolu Babalola

First of all, I would like to say I really love the cover of this book and this is what drew me to it at first and then the bombardment on Instagram also heightened my interest. This is the author's debut so I had no expectations except what I read in the synopsis. I was … Continue reading Book Review: Love In Colour: Mythical Tales From Around The World, Retold by Bolu Babalola

Book Review: Viral – A Button Poetry Book by Lily Myers

This year has been a good year for me with regards to reading more poetry collections and I am better for it. This is one of the best collections I have read so far. The 7 poems in this collection are poems by Lily Myers, Neil Hilborn, Javon Johnson, Rachel Rostad, Pages Matam, Dylan Garity, … Continue reading Book Review: Viral – A Button Poetry Book by Lily Myers

Book Review: Mrs. England by Stacy Halls

This book is one of my highly anticipated reads for this year and I was so excited to get into reading it. I became sold out to the author after I read her two books ‘The Familiars’ and ‘The Foundling’ (check out my review of these books in “Book Reviews”) and I know for sure … Continue reading Book Review: Mrs. England by Stacy Halls

Book Review: This Is How We Disappear by Titilope Sonuga

I have been a fan of the author for quite a long time and she continues to be an inspiration to me and many poets alike. Reading this collection was a really interesting experience. Having listened to the author's spoken word poetry and her album 'Swim' so many times, it was a shift from how … Continue reading Book Review: This Is How We Disappear by Titilope Sonuga

Book Review: Life’s Too Short by Abby Jimenez

This is the third book in "The Friend Zone" series and since the first two (The Happy Ever After playlist and The Friend Zone) were very good reads, my hopes were really high for this one. This is a "friends to lovers" romance featuring Vanessa and Adrian. Vanessa is a celebrity Vlogger who has suddenly … Continue reading Book Review: Life’s Too Short by Abby Jimenez

Book Review: Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert

“A handsome man is a fearsome liability to everyone but himself.”― Talia Hibbert, Act Your Age, Eve Brown This is the third book in this series and I have reviewed the first two books on this blog so you can check those out in "Book Reviews". This story is centered on the youngest Brown sister, Eve. … Continue reading Book Review: Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert

Book Review: The Whispering Trees by Abubakar Adam Ibrahim

This is my third book by the author and you can check out my reviews of his other two books titled 'Dreams and Assorted Nightmares' and 'Seasons of Crimson Blossoms' in "Book Reviews" on this blog. 'The Whispering Trees' is another short story collection by the author which is actually his first. written before "Dreams … Continue reading Book Review: The Whispering Trees by Abubakar Adam Ibrahim

Book Review: Gay Girl Good God by Jackie Hill Perry

As a poet, I am always eager to read work written by fellow poets whether it is poetry or prose. I am already a huge fan of the author's poetry so this book was a must read. 'Gay Girl Good God' is a memoir where the Jackie Hill Perry not only talks about her life's … Continue reading Book Review: Gay Girl Good God by Jackie Hill Perry