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A Woman is No Man by Etaf Rum

What is a woman’s life worth? This question echoes across countries and generations through Etaf Rum’s intense debut novel, “A Woman Is No Man.” “I was born without a voice, one cold, overcast day in Brooklyn, New York. No one ever spoke of my condition. I did not know I was mute until years later,… Continue reading A Woman is No Man by Etaf Rum

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REVIEW: The Summer of Impossible Things

“When humans believe in stories extraordinary things happen."  Thirty years ago, something terrible happened to Luna’s mother. Something she’s only prepared to reveal after her death. Now, Luna and Pea, two sisters who come from England to New York to their mother’s birthplace to settle her affairs. Luna keeps having bizarre visions which feel like… Continue reading REVIEW: The Summer of Impossible Things

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The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas: A Review

The story revolves around Garden heights, a neighbourhood where the drug dealers are roaming around. The home of the Carter Family. The reputation of this place is justified when Starr herself, is ashamed about it. The novel also captures the fears of a young girl. It also captures the viewpoint of the significance of a… Continue reading The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas: A Review

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Everything I never told you— A book Review

*No Spoilers* "Lydia is dead. But they don't know this yet." This was the very first sentence of the novel. It abruptly took you straight deep within the story. The author didn't take much time to reveal the loss of life. But she surely took time to explain the loss and mourning of the people. I… Continue reading Everything I never told you— A book Review