Beartown by Fredrik Backman⁠ ⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠- Book Review

Genre Literary Fiction The Plot ⁠Beartown is a small town deep in the forest. All the hopes and dreams of the community for a better future rest on the young shoulders of the junior ice hockey team, about to compete in the national semi-finals. This heavy burden is the catalyst of a violent act that… Continue reading Beartown by Fredrik Backman⁠ ⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠- Book Review

His Only Wife by Peace Adzo Medie⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠- Book Review

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Genre Fiction The Plot ⁠Afi Tekple is a young seamstress who is offered a life-changing opportunity: a proposal of marriage from the wealthy family of Elikem Ganyo. She doesn’t him personally, but she knows that he lives and has a kid with another woman, whom his family disapproves of. Afi is supposed to win him… Continue reading His Only Wife by Peace Adzo Medie⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠- Book Review

👩 Ariadne by Jennifer Saint ⁠

⁠🧵 Growing up in Crete as the daughter of King Minos, Ariadne knows too well how the gods can be unmerciful. When Theseus arrives in Crete as a sacrifice to the Minotaur, Ariadne falls in love with him and decides to help him kill the monster, going against his father's will. Will her betrayal be… Continue reading 👩 Ariadne by Jennifer Saint ⁠

🌆 Bright Lights, Big City by Jay McInerney

👨 The novel follows a young man living in Manhattan through nightclubs, fashion shows, editorial offices, and loft parties. To overcome his falling apart life, he lets the bright lights of the city, women and drugs seduce him. The momentary escape provides him with the excitement he needs till everything comes crashing down, and he… Continue reading 🌆 Bright Lights, Big City by Jay McInerney

🐯 The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga⁠

👨 Throughout seven nights, Balram Halwai tells us the story of how he came to be a success in life: from his childhood in the Darkness, to his experience as a driver for his village's wealthiest man, to owning his business. ⁠⁠❤️ I liked:⁠✍️ How the book is written. There is nowhere to hide, Balram… Continue reading 🐯 The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga⁠