Book Review: Bad Blood by John Carreyrou


I had been seeing rave reviews about this non-fiction account of the Theranos/Holmes scandal all over Bookstagram. Initially, I didn't even know what the book was about, but I was definitely intrigued. I finally had the chance to read Bad Blood and here is my review. About the BookAuthor: John Carreyrou Published: May 2018 Pages: … Continue reading Book Review: Bad Blood by John Carreyrou

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

Hello 2019!


Happy New Year, Readers!It has been a while since I have posted, as usual. I have the tendency to go without posting for far too long and of course, I would like to change that. I always have good intentions, so we shall see if I get better at consistently blogging. I don't like to … Continue reading Hello 2019!

RIP Ntozake Shange


"Creation is everything you do. Make something"! I quote her here on the blog but I am not proud to say that I haven't read any of her books. Although I did read her introduction in Passing by Nella Larsen; I have yet to read any of her other amazing work. Ntozake Shange; poet, playwright, … Continue reading RIP Ntozake Shange