Book Review: THE STORY OF A BRIEF MARRIAGE

THE STORY OF A BRIEF MARRIAGE by Anuk Arudpragasam is a beautiful, heartbreaking novel. It's quite a slim book, but it's size is unlike the power of the punch this story packs. Set over the space of a day and night during the violent Sri Lankan civil war, the novel is a visceral, intimate and … Continue reading Book Review: THE STORY OF A BRIEF MARRIAGE

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Book Review: THE SUMMER OF IMPOSSIBLE THINGS

THE SUMMER OF IMPOSSIBLE THINGS by Rowan Coleman is a must read if you're looking for something like a family saga with a bit of romance and sci-fi. This book will make you feel good and fulfilled from the inside, so it's the perfect read for a vacation or a weekend at the beach. From … Continue reading Book Review: THE SUMMER OF IMPOSSIBLE THINGS

Blog Tour Review: THE LEAVERS by Lisa Ko

“It was home, a home, but he knew he would have to leave here, too.” ― Lisa Ko, The Leavers THE LEAVERS is a remarkable debut by Lisa Ko who was a finalist for the 2017 National Book Award for Fiction. Ko won the 2016 PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction. THE LEAVERS follows Deming Guo whose mother, an illegal Chinese immigrant, disappears … Continue reading Blog Tour Review: THE LEAVERS by Lisa Ko