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"A scar means, I survived."

“I ask you right here please to agree with me that a scar is never ugly. That is what the scar makers want us to think. 45 more words


Everyone Brave is Forgiven

Currer had Everything Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave going on out on the deck and I found myself captivated.

The reading by Luke Thompson was well done and I may hear it in its entirety someday.

We were listening on September 9, 2016.


Little Bee

Chris Cleave

2008; 266 pages

Most days I wish I was a British pound coin instead of an African girl. Everyone would be pleased to see me coming.

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Sunday Snapshots 

Hello Lovelies,
I’m grateful for all these simple pleasures of my life.
Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you’re going to live your life. 19 more words


Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave

I am surprised by how much I liked this book. Generally, I don’t read books written by men about women, but Cleave seemed to get the characters right in the world he has created. 136 more words

Book Review

Little Bee

by Chris Cleave

From the author of the international bestseller Incendiary comes a haunting novel about the tenuous friendship that blooms between two disparate strangers—one an illegal Nigerian refugee, the other a recent widow from suburban London. 173 more words


Alla hjältar blir förlåtna av Chris Cleave

Det var nära att jag la ifrån mig den här boken, men någonting gjorde att jag ville fortsätta läsa. Kanske var det för att min kära mamma rekommenderat den eller att författaren skrivit… 281 more words