Song Mood Board #4- Praying, Kesha

For today’s Mood Board, I’ve decided to repost one my favourite poems (self – hype much??) called ‘They Have Killed My Country and Murdered My God” \you brought the flames and you put me through hell // They have killed my country and murdered my God and called it collateral damage. They have buried my […]

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Room by Emma Donoghue-A review

Emma Donoghue/ Fiction

Publisher- Little Brown and Company

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Room is home to Jack, but to Ma, it is the prison where Old Nick has held her captive for seven years.

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The Retro Man by Amit Pandey-A review

Amit Pandey/Fiction Contemporary

Publisher-Notionpress

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The habitually reticent Neel is maneuvered into sharing the secrets of his queer yet happy existence with a friend who happens to be an antithesis of Neel’s idyllic views about life.

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Burnt Shadows by Kamila Shamsie-A review

Kamila Shamsie/Fiction Historical

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Beginning on August 9, 1945, in Nagasaki, and ending in a prison cell in the US in 2002, as a man is waiting to be sent to Guantanamo Bay, Burnt Shadows is an epic narrative of love and betrayal.

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