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ManBooker International Fiction Review: Fish Have No Feet by Kalman Stefansson
Fish Have No Feet by Jón Kalman Stefánsson My rating: 5 of 5 stars I’ll always keep saying this: TRANSLATED FICTION is EVERYTHING! If at once, you write a book in a certain language, and someone wants to consider it for translation, then your book is pretty...

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Review: The Last Act of Hattie Hoffman by Mindy Meija
PURCHASE / GOODREADS . Imagine This : Your life’s a movie. You’ve
been playing so many roles you’re not sure who you are. There’s the you who is
the good daughter, there’s another who’s the good friend, another who’s the
good girlfriend and a student. Yes, ...

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Book Review: The Vegetarian by Han Kang
I was defended this book to some fellow bookstagrammers who described it as strange and weird as a book that rightly depicts mental disorder and for that reason needed to be strange and weird. This book spoke to me in so many ways, topics such as mental dis...

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Book Review: Good As Gone by Amy Gentry
PURCHASE ~ GOODREADS This year, I've read and dropped and didn't finish a lot of thrillers. I was scared the same would happen with Good As Gone, but then I read the first page, and I knew this was one thriller I'd be finishing in a long while. You have my ...

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Book Review: Lily and The Octopus by Steven Rowley
Purchase ~ Goodreads Well, this was a walk through an unusual genre for me. And I wasn't disappointed. It was good. It was a fun ride. It was harrowing. I liked it! Here's my review on instagram: Well, they weren't lying. They weren't hyping it so much for ...

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Book Review: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year by Joanna Bolouri
Purchase / Goodreads Joanna Bolouri is always on my must-read list! I read her debut, The List, last two years, and I've been promoting her as the funniest Chick-lit author on the block. She cracks me up! Her leads are hilarious! Her characters so easy-to-f...

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Book Review: Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Theine
PURCHASE ~ GOODREADS Loved this books so! So worthy to be on the Manbooker shortlist. Here are my thoughts on it! Great read! Took me a week to read it because, well, School, and it didn't feel like a book you needed to finish in a sitting. It's slow plot d...

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BookReview: The Secrets Of Happiness by Lucy Diamond
GOODREADS / PURCHASE The Secrets of Happiness by Lucy Diamond was an absolute treat, raised me out of my reading slump tomb. I urge you all to go, read it! I had been having the worst reading slump ever! (@reads.crime knew). Then this book pulled me out of ...

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Book Review: The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen
GOODREADS ~ PURCHASE I did enjoy this book so, so much! I'm highly recommending it for lovers of anything geriatric (hopefully, the term is not as demeaning and there are a lot of young at heart fans out there!). Check out my review on instagram: "Another y...

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National Book Awards Review: Colson Whitehead, Underground Railroad
PURCHASE ~ GOODREADS The National Book Awards Longlist is in! And well, yes, Colson Whitehead's Underground Railroad. Going down as one of my Black Lives Matter novels, by me, this book is recommended for your reading! My review on Instagram: I love being h...
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