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The Immortalists

The Immortalists - Chloe Benjamin I have been waiting all year for a book that makes me think, feel and question everything and finally I have found it, this book guys, this damn book. If you were told the date of your death, how would it shape your present? It's 1969 in New York City's… Continue reading The Immortalists

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Gather the Daughters

Gather the Daughter - Jennie Melamed The lovely people of Bookbridgr sent me a gorgeous hardcover of this (seriously the dust jacket is beautiful) right around the time that the Handmaid's Tale was wrapping up, it's almost like they knew I would be hunting for something to fill the Offred sized hole that was left… Continue reading Gather the Daughters

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Sofia Khan is not Obliged

Sofia Khan is Not Obliged - Aiysha Malik Note to self, read more about non white people. "Brilliant idea! Excellent! Muslim dating? Well, I had no idea you were allowed to date.' Then he leaned towards me and looked at me sympathetically. 'Are your parents quite disappointed?' Unlucky in love once again after her possible-marriage-partner-to-be… Continue reading Sofia Khan is not Obliged

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The Drowning of Arthur Braxton

The Drowning of Arthur Braxton - Caroline Smailes. This isn't the weirdest book I've ever read, but it is certainly unique and that is why I am telling all of you that you have to go and read it! An urban fairy tale from the acclaimed author of 99 Reasons Why. Arthur Braxton runs away… Continue reading The Drowning of Arthur Braxton

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Lorali

Lorali - Laura Dockrill Laura Dockrill is a name you hear bandied about a lot, I'm forever being told that she's a genius, but don't know very much about her, which is why I was so excited to see a copy of her latest book, Lorelai come into my possession. Colourful, raw, brave, rich and… Continue reading Lorali

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A Monster Calls

A Monster Calls - Patrick Ness Oh dear God, I was not expecting to cry as much as I did reading this, I was not expecting to get so immersed and I was a bit unprepared for this book and so, I want to try and make your life as easy as possible by preparing… Continue reading A Monster Calls

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Every Last Word

Every Last Word - Tamara Ireland Stone I really wished that I had the time to read this during TimeToChange because it would have been so topical and relevant and I really wanted to be able to join the discussion without having to share things that I am still not really comfortable discussing on the… Continue reading Every Last Word