Book Review: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison


My reading choices have been lacking for probably 75% of my life. There are so many books that are considered required readings for black people. Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye is one of them and I am long overdue. Although I feel that reading should be fun and there shouldn't be any competition, I think … Continue reading Book Review: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

Book Review: Hum If You Don’t Know The Words by Bianca Marais


Man oh man! I am finally getting around to reviewing this book. Initially, I thought I needed to wait in order to get my thoughts together, but I was just procrastinating. I read this probably like two months ago and here is my review. About the bookAuthor: Bianca Marais Published: July 2017 Pages: 432 Other works: … Continue reading Book Review: Hum If You Don’t Know The Words by Bianca Marais

Book Review: Towelhead by Alicia Erian


This was an impulse read and a way to get out of a reading slump I was in. I typically dont go for YA (young adult), but I was intrigued by the title and synopsis. About the Book Author: Alicia Erian Published: April 2006 Pages: 336 Other works: some short stories, directing and screenwriting Synopsis … Continue reading Book Review: Towelhead by Alicia Erian

Multi Book Review


I had a pretty good reading month in October with a total of 8 books read. I did deviate away from my tbr, but most of my reads were satisfactory so I have no regrets. Here is some of what I read and my thoughts. Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson It's hard for me to … Continue reading Multi Book Review

Book Review: There There by Tommy Orange


I always try to read books from voices of diversity and I had been looking forward to checking out There There by Native American writer Tommy Orange. This is his debut novel and is now a National Best Seller. Not bad for his first time around. FYI: September was a blah reading month for me. I … Continue reading Book Review: There There by Tommy Orange