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Review: Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Published April 17th 2012 by Algonquin Books (first published October 30th 2003) Buy it here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound Synopsis: Fifteen-year-old Kambili and her older brother Jaja lead a privileged life in Enugu, Nigeria. They live in a beautiful … Continue reading

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Review: Fire Sermon by Jamie Quantro

Hardcover, 224 pages Published January 9th 2018 by Grove Press Original Title Fire Sermon ISBN 0802127045 (ISBN13: 9780802127044) Edition Language English Buy it Here: Amazon Barnes and Noble IndieBound   Synopsis: Married twenty years to Thomas and living in Nashville with their two … Continue reading

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Review: The Ten Loves of Nishino by Hiromi Kawakami

Paperback, US edition, 240 pages Published June 4th 2019 by Europa Editions (first published 2003) Original Title ニシノユキヒコの恋と冒険 [Nishino Yukihiko No Koi To Bōken] ISBN 1609455339 (ISBN13: 9781609455330) Buy it here: Amazon,   Barnes and Noble IndieBound   Synopsis: Following The Nakano Thrift Shop, Hiromi Kawakami’s breakout … Continue reading

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Review: It Would Be Night In Caracas by Karina Sainz Borgo

Translated by Elizabeth Bryer Hardcover, 240 pages Expected publication: October 15th 2019 by HarperVia (first published March 7th 2019) Original Title La hija de la española ISBN 0062936867 (ISBN13: 9780062936868) Edition Language English Buy at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, IndieBound, Synopsis: Told with gripping intensity, It Would be … Continue reading

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Friday Fiction: We Are All Made of Stars

Every Friday I write a story based or insired by a song. This week, the song came after the start of the story. “We All Made of Stars,” by Moby popped into my head while writing. Check it out. When … Continue reading

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Friday Fiction: Hold Back

I have been writing a piece of fiction inspired by a song every Friday. This Friday’s story is based on “Hold Back” by The Revival Hour. This is not the story I planned to tell. Not that it is too … Continue reading

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Friday Fiction: When Am I Gonna Lose You

Each Friday I plan to write a story inspired by a song I’ve been listening to. This week is “When Am I Gonna Lose You,” by Local Natives. I loved their first album, Gorilla Manor but kind of lost track of … Continue reading

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