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Book Review: If I Stay by Gayle Forman.

Just listen, Adam says with a voice that sounds like shrapnel. I open my eyes wide now. I sit up as much as I can. And I listen. Stay, he says. Choices. Seventeen-year-old Mia is faced with some tough ones: Stay true to her first love—music—even if it means losing her boyfriend and leaving her… Continue reading Book Review: If I Stay by Gayle Forman.

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14 Chimamanda Quotes About Feminism, Race, Love & Everything In Between.

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is one of Africa's most talented writers. Her prose flows, her words stay with you, long after you've read them and her characters are firm solid people with plethora of emotions. Here is a compilation of 12 quotes about race, love, feminism and all other things in between. 1.  This one about… Continue reading 14 Chimamanda Quotes About Feminism, Race, Love & Everything In Between.

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The 9-Questions Book Tag.

Hi guys! How are y'all doing? My friend, Omobola over at Book Lyf tagged me to answer some book related questions and that's what today's post is about. Shall we? 1Q. A book you started but never finished but want to finish. Ans: Ha. This is an easy one. It definitely has to be Eleanor… Continue reading The 9-Questions Book Tag.

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Book Review: The Demystification of Stephen – Amina Maikori.

Stephen Duru is a rich, well-behaved young Nigerian man, who doesn't seem to have a background. He appears to be the dream husband, a generous benefactor, a capable campaign manager and the only chance a wannabe artist needs to be a star, all rolled into one. He is the perfect gentleman. Or is he? The… Continue reading Book Review: The Demystification of Stephen – Amina Maikori.

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Book Review: Lie To Me, Dan by Longrin Wetten.

Marylyn Zhasa is a psychology student studying at the Saro Wiwa University. She has a family who loves her and is an excellent student. What could possibly go wrong? Enter Daniel Kazeh, popularly called D-Man, (pronounced to rhyme with Demon) who wants to befriend her by all means. Then things start to happen really fast.… Continue reading Book Review: Lie To Me, Dan by Longrin Wetten.

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5 Authors That Need To Write Another Book.

Hi guys!! How are y'all doing? Today, I'll be telling y'all about the five authors that need to write another book  (in my opinion, of course). 5. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Ahah. I've been holding this one in for way too long. How many years has it been since we read Americanah? Quite a while, huh?… Continue reading 5 Authors That Need To Write Another Book.

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Top 10 Books On My TBR List.

Hi there! Today, I'll be writing about the top ten books I know I need to read before August bids us goodbye. (TBR means To Be Read, just so you know.) The last time I checked my Goodreads account, I had over a thousand books added to my TBR shelf, but these ten are the… Continue reading Top 10 Books On My TBR List.

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15 Bookish Facts About Me.

Today,  I'm sharing 15 facts about me that pertain to books. I hope we have some in common. 1. I don't like books in a series. For a reason that seems to elude me right now, I will choose standalones over a series any day. 2. I'm a mood reader. Organised TBRs don't just do… Continue reading 15 Bookish Facts About Me.

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This or That Book Tag.

I found this tag on the internet and decided to do it. I hope you like. Rules. 1. Thank and link the person who tagged you. 2. Answer the questions asked. 3. Tag other 10 bloggers to do same . Well, since I tagged myself, (Thanks Dhebbie ☺) READING ON THE COUCH OR THE BED?… Continue reading This or That Book Tag.

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Change of Heart by Jodi Picoult ; Of Gnosticism, Capital Punishment and the Heaven Within.

June Nealon has lost her second husband and her 7 year old daughter to a supposedly cold blood murder coated with a sprinkle of sexual abuse. And now, eleven years later, she has another daughter who has heart failure on her hands. The only perfect donor for Claire turns out to be Shay Bourne,the killer… Continue reading Change of Heart by Jodi Picoult ; Of Gnosticism, Capital Punishment and the Heaven Within.