CRAZY RICH ASIANS by Kevin Kwan

My initial idea for props for this photo was to attempt to use some designer stuff I have but then it occurred to me that with #CrazyRichAsians designer and designer aren’t quite on the same level so I respected myself. #CrazyRichAsians is your typical love story – Boy meets girl, girl has no clue boy…

BOOK REVIEW; NERVOUS CONDITIONS

Author – Tsitsi Dangarembga (Zimbabwean) Publisher and Year Published – First published 1988 (The Women’s Press UK), later 2004 by (Ayebia Clarke Publishing) Genre – Fiction Price – Price; £8.99 Number of Pages – 211   Nervous Conditions is the coming of age story of Tambu, told many years later by her as she remembers…

Tuawa Adenekan Reviews Reedeming Love 

Hollaaaaaa, Nope I didn’t forget December book review. This month, I asked my fellow book lover Tuawa to review Francine Rivers’ Redeeming Love and she obliged. I decided I wanted it for this month just because I think that christmas and the end of the year is a good time to reflect on the undying…

OCTOBER BOOK REVIEW; DISGRACE.

Author; J.M Coetzee. (South African / Australian) Genre; Fiction Publisher/Year of 1st Publication: 1st published in Great Britain by Martin Secker & Warburg 1999 and Penguin Books 2000 (this edition) Number of Pages; 220 Price; $16.00 Other Titles; Dusklands, In the Heart of the country, Boyhood, Elizabeth Costello, Slow Man. Prizes won; Man Booker prize…

SEPTEMBER BOOK REVIEW; ME BEFORE YOU.

Author; Jojo Moyes (British) Genre; Fiction Publisher/Year of 1st Publication: The Penguin Group Number of Pages; 498 Price; £7.99 Other Titles; After You, The One plus One, The Horse Dancer, Silver Bay.

JULY BOOK REVIEW; THE FAULT IN OUR STARS

Author; John Green (American) Genre; Realistic Fiction.Young Adult fiction Publisher/Year of 1st Publication: Dutton Books. Jan. 10 2012 Number of Pages; 316 (my hardcover copy) Price; £12.99 Other Titles; Paper Town, Looking For Alaska, An Abundance of Kathrines  

JUNE BOOK REVIEW; ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE

Author; Anthony Doerr  (American) Genre; Historical Fiction Publisher/Year of 1st Publication: Scribner. May 6th 2014 Number of Pages; 531 (my paperback copy) Prizes won; The Pulitzer prize for fiction 2015 and Andrew Carnegie medal for excellence in Fiction (2015) Price; £8.99 Other Titles; The shell collector, Four Seasons in Rome.     This book has…

MAY BOOK REVIEW; THE FISHERMEN

Author; Chigozie Obioma (Nigerian) Genre; Fiction Publisher/Year of Publication; Little Brown and Company, April 2015 Number of Pages; 295 (hard copy) Price; $26.00 Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2015

APRIL BOOK REVIEW; THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING.

Karanja was a guest writer on the blog last week and gracious enough to send in an extra piece (review) to fill in for me today, being book review day. He reviews the autobiography of Joan Didion. Thanks for doing this Karanja. You can read his beautiful post from last week here.