Reviews

ARC Review: A Daughter’s Courage – Renita D’Silva

I received an ARC of A Daughter’s Courage through NetGalley. I requested this ARC because of the beautiful cover and because the story seemed intriguing. A disgraced Lucy chooses to marry James and moves to India, where she meets Gowri, a woman tending to the local temple. In the present, Kavya and Sue are coming…… Continue reading ARC Review: A Daughter’s Courage – Renita D’Silva

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Review: When The Moon Was Ours – Anna-Marie McLemore

When The Moon Was Ours is one of the most-mentioned magical realism books and I’d been meaning to read it for a long time. What really won me over was the beautiful cover and mention of roses growing out of a girl’s body. Miel has roses growing out of her wrist and Sam paints moon which…… Continue reading Review: When The Moon Was Ours – Anna-Marie McLemore

Interviews

Character interview: The Little Mermaid from Sea Foam and Silence by Lynn E. O’Connacht

Be careful what you wish for… She warned of the pain. She did. But no warning can prepare you. Nothing can. How could I have known What it is like on the dry sand? We just watched. It’s hard, not being able to ask Questions, though I have learned some speech With my hands. ˆ_ˆ…… Continue reading Character interview: The Little Mermaid from Sea Foam and Silence by Lynn E. O’Connacht

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ARC Review: Willow Born – Shanna Miles

I received an ARC of Willow Born through NetGalley. I requested this ARC because the blurb was awesome and I was quite in love with the cover as well. But seriously, mostly because of the blurb, because it totally won me. Willow is catapulted into the present time, and realises that she comes from a…… Continue reading ARC Review: Willow Born – Shanna Miles

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Review: The Good Immigrant (anthology) – edited by Nikesh Shukla

The Good Immigrant is a collection of 21 short stories by different people of colour from the UK. I decided to read it because I thought it would be interesting to see how other POC feel in a majority-white country. This book is #ownvoices. Let’s talk about the title. It’s great and sarcastic. For me, it…… Continue reading Review: The Good Immigrant (anthology) – edited by Nikesh Shukla

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Review: When Dimple Met Rishi – Sandhya Menon

When Dimple Met Rishi is a romantic comedy that I had wanted to read as soon as I heard of it, and I was lucky to receive a free copy from the author. Thank you very much Sandhya Menon. It’s an arranged marriage story that takes place in the US. Dimple does not want to have…… Continue reading Review: When Dimple Met Rishi – Sandhya Menon

Challenges

Ramadan Readathon: My TBR

Ramadan Mubarak everyone! I’m participating in Ramadan Readathon this month. This readathon is being hosted by Nadia and Zoya. I’m looking forward to the entire month. I’m especially excited about the Twitter chats, which are at quite a nice time for me here in Germany (this is not always the case). I won’t be making…… Continue reading Ramadan Readathon: My TBR