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: 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: My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal


I picked this book up cheap at half price books. Ironically, another bookstagramer did a mini review on it a few days later. This prompted me to add it to my June reading list, so here is my honest review. About the Book Author: Kit De Waal Published: July 2016 by Simon & Schuster Pages: … Continue reading Book Review: My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal

Book Review: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel


"When you're in danger, you call the police. Hot water pours from faucets. Lift a receiver or press a button on a telephone, and you can speak to anyone. All the information in the world is on the Internet, and the Internet is all around you, drifting through the air like pollen on a summer … Continue reading Book Review: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel