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The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

Age: 24

Pages: 76 / 415; 18%
ISBN: 9780307278265 

The Reason for the Reaping: Jhumpa Lahiri’s reputation precedes her. With the NBA kick we are on ( 297 more words


'St. Elmo's Fire' stars: Where are they now?

(Source: www.msn.com)



Directed by Joel Schumacher, the coming-of-age film is about a group of college graduates struggling with adulthood. The ‘Brat Pack’ flick was released in 1985 and featured Emilio Estevez, Rob Lowe, Andrew McCarthy, Demi Moore, Judd Nelson, Ally Sheedy and Mare Winningham, among others. 34 more words


I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings: Part One

Growing up as a little black girl in a small rural town is an experience that Maya Angelou and I both know all too well. However, the more I read I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, the more I realized that our similar looks and living situations can produce two very different lives. 1,224 more words


18 Philly for 18 me

It’s not a cut, more like a scraping – removal of skin – exposing flesh. The scrap is change. I do not like change.

Three months ago I departed from Miami, Fl, my home of seventeen years. 298 more words


Something in the Way: Book 1 (Something in the Way Series) by Jessica Hawkins

Something in the Way: Book 1 (Something in the Way Series) by Jessica Hawkins
Publisher & Date: Jessica Hawkins | February 25th, 2017
Pages: 410… 641 more words


Film Friday - 'The Edge of Seventeen' Review

The Edge of Seventeen (2016)
Amazon Prime
Directed & Written by – Kelly Fremon Craig
Top Billed Cast – Hailee Steinfeld, Haley Lu Richardson, Blake Jenner, Kyra Sedgwick, Woody Harrelson… 1,040 more words

Film Reviews

Blog Tour! Chasing Nirvana by Ellyn Oaksmith !

This week on Nitty Gritty Romance,

we’re featuring the blog tour for

Chasing Nirvana

by Ellyn Oaksmith !

Chasing Nirvana
by Ellyn Oaksmith
Genre: YA Coming of Age Romance/LGBTQ… 342 more words